Many of us horse owners keep our horses at our own homes. Safety is always the number one priority for any horse owner. A barn safety check will help to ensure your horses’ safety. This checklist can also be used by boarders to evaluate a barn that horses may be kept at.
A barn safety checklist is very simple and can be done by anyone. Follow this short list to best ensure your horses’ safety.
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Why do horses have the stamina to run for extended periods? Horses can accommodate great oxygen demands with a specialized circulatory and respiratory system. This means they can provide the oxygen their muscles need during exercise. While the respiratory system transports oxygen, the equine circulatory system is a bit more complex.