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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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Service Dog Awareness Month

Service Dog Awareness Month

September 20, 2021 2 min read

As an animal lover, seeing an unexpected dog wearing a “Service Animal” harness might be the highlight of your day. Service dogs big and small provide valuable – and sometimes lifesaving – services to their owners and deserve all the “good boy” pets in their off time.
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The Importance of Self-care

The Importance of Self-care

September 13, 2021 3 min read

The term “self-care” originally appeared in the 1950s and circulated amongst civil right groups for several decades. Then, in 2016, the term exploded into the limelight due to the tumultuous presidential election – according to the New York Times.

Self-care is self-explanatory, but with the Americas’ obsession with overworking in pursuit of personal dreams or “keeping up with the Jones’” can make taking time for oneself an uncomfortable practice. 

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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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Tips to Achieve your Health Goals

Tips to Achieve your Health Goals

August 30, 2021 3 min read

Health is something you carry throughout your entire life. The ups and downs of jobs, family relations, and hobbies can often distract from health, but its’ importance remains. Health can be taken for granted, and maintaining your health is synonymous with living a full, comfortable life.
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Teeth Cleaning Tips for your Dog

Teeth Cleaning Tips for your Dog

August 23, 2021 3 min read

Almost every dog owner has experienced their beloved pet excitedly giving them an enthusiastic kiss on the face. Unfortunately, the breath that sometimes accompanies the kisses can be enough to knock you off your feet. Bad breath is just one sign of teeth issues, and pet owners should recognize that putrid breath is not a 'normal' occurrence.
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What is Metatarsalgia?

What is Metatarsalgia?

August 15, 2021 2 min read

Metatarsalgia is derived from the Greek words metatarsal, which are the long bones in your foot, and algos, a Greek word for pain. The ailment is the inflammation of joints in the foot, often stemming from overuse.
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How to Celebrate National Book Lovers Day

How to Celebrate National Book Lovers Day

August 08, 2021 3 min read

According to Merriam-Webster Dictionary, a bibliophile is a person who loves books, especially ones with unique bindings and formats. Book Lovers Day is August 9th and is celebrated worldwide with bibliophiles banding together to recognize the freedom given from the simple pages of a book.
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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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