Does Your Horse Need Grain?

  • Casie Bazay
  • Aug 3, 2021
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Many people don’t think twice about feeding grain to their horse. After all, it’s what everyone does, right? But have you ever stopped to think about whether your horse actually needs grain? Or worse yet, could feeding grain—even a small amount—be doing more harm than good? As with most questions of this nature, the answer…

Riding Attire for Summer

  • Emily Fought
  • Aug 3, 2021

The arrival of summer means hot, humid weather is upon us! If you want to keep riding, then you’ll need to dress the part. There’s an art to it! From sunburns to overheating, there are a few obstacles you’ll have to get around. Luckily, the equestrian industry is full of innovative products designed with your…

Does Your Bridle Fit?

  • Karen Elizabeth Baril
  • Aug 2, 2021
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Tongue lolling, head tossing, balking when asked to go forward can be signs your horse’s bridle is uncomfortable. Horses can get as cranky about bridle fit as they do about a saddle that pinches. If your horse’s bridle isn’t adjusted correctly, it can lead to painful rubs behind the ears, dental problems, and even permanent…

How to Beat Flies this Summer

  • Emily Fought
  • Aug 2, 2021

Since summer is almost here, your battle with flies has likely already begun. As soon as the weather warms up, those flying pests come out with vengeance. You and your horse will be miserable unless you create a plan of attack. Through various measures, you can reduce and nearly eliminate flies and gnats. It’s time…