Top Five Symptoms of Back Soreness in Horses

Top Five Symptoms of Back Soreness in Horses

November 18, 2021 3 min read

Horses’ backs quite literally bridge the gap between majestic necks, powerful legs, and swishing tails. Other than asking for lifts and bends throughout training, back conditioning and health can be out of sight and mind.
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Tips for Feeding Horses in the Fall

Tips for Feeding Horses in the Fall

November 04, 2021 2 min read

As the change in seasons brings a welcomed drop in temperatures, beautiful foliage, and favorite holidays, it’s time to reconsider horses’ feeding programs. Senior horses may need special attention as the colder weather makes everything a little more difficult, and a bred broodmare might need extra concentrate, such as grain, to fulfill her dietary requirements.
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How Horses See the World: 10 Things to Know

How Horses See the World: 10 Things to Know

September 23, 2021 3 min read

As riders, it’s very easy to assume everything sees the world as we do. From the dogs and cats at the barn to our own horses, the colorful and often clear world we see is not the same world animals see. Here are ten things to keep in mind when working with horses.
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Beauty’s Haven Rescue Shines a Light in Florida

Beauty’s Haven Rescue Shines a Light in Florida

September 03, 2021 2 min read

Somewhere in their heart, everyone has a soft spot for animals experiencing hardship. Beauty’s Haven Farm & Equine Rescue Inc. staff have taken the soft spot in their own hearts and run with it, opening a sanctuary in the heart of Florida’s horse country.  The 501(c)(3) non-profit focuses on rescuing, rehabbing, and rehoming horses within Florida.
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How to Prevent Lameness in Your Horse

How to Prevent Lameness in Your Horse

August 01, 2021 3 min read

It’s every horse owner’s worst nightmare. The moment you watch your horse trot across the pasture or stumble across a change in terrain and think “are they lame?” Not to mention the fan fair of diagnosis and treatments that usually ensue afterward.
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Shockwave Therapy for Horses

Shockwave Therapy for Horses

June 17, 2021 3 min read

Shockwave therapy is an advanced and growing technology that treats musculoskeletal problems, bone injuries, and soft tissue in horses. This type of therapy is one of the most effective treatments known to not only humans, but horses, too. 
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Equine Allergies

Equine Allergies

April 30, 2021 2 min read

Spring is here and just like us, horses can suffer from allergies too. Allergies are an abnormal reaction to foreign substances (allergens) by the immune system to which it has become hypersensitive.
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Natural Mosquito Repellants

Natural Mosquito Repellants

April 16, 2021 2 min read

As the warmer weather is starting to move in for summertime, so are those pesky mosquitos! Spring through Summer months are their peak season, but surprisingly, mosquitos can actually survive in temperatures close to 50 degrees Fahrenheit.
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Inflamed Joints in Horses

Inflamed Joints in Horses

April 09, 2021 2 min read

Healthy joint function is essential for all animals including horses. Joint inflammation can come on suddenly and may result in short or long-term arthritis. Joint inflammation usually stems from disruption of the structure of the joints.
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