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A Spring Checklist for Your Horse

You may have started to notice warmer weather and longer days. Spring is making its arrival known! Most riders are anxious and excited for this beautiful season to come. It usually means more riding time, lush green pastures, and no blankets for the horses. It does come with some…

Tips & Tricks for Spring Shedding

With spring and warmer weather here, your horse will start shedding out their winter fur. Get ready for lots of hair everywhere! Their thick winter coat will come out in chunks, but leave them looking sleek and slick in their summer body. You can make the process a whole…

Spring Pasture Precautions

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of every horse person rejoicing due to daylight savings time and the arrival of warmer weather. Spring is underway, and with it greener grass, flowers, and so many lovely things.

However, spring also harbors danger for some of our horses in the form…

3-Steps to Spring Pest Control

love to make their quarters in and around horse barns. The conditions are perfect; a never ending food supply, abundant water, and a cozy shelter.  

Even an innocent looking field mouse poses a threat to your horses. That little whiskered dude has the potential to contaminate your horse’s feed,  carry …

Grooming Hacks for Spring and Summer

 many of us are ready for some quality time in the saddle, whether it be a trail ride, horse show, or simply riding around the pasture. As most of us know, grooming is an essential part of horse care, and if you show, having a clean, shiny horse is…

Gift Ideas for the Horse Show Mom

Whether your horse show mom is your actual mom, someone else’s mom, your friend, your trainer, or a fellow competitor you have teamed up with, show them some love this Mother’s Day with some special gifts that are not only useful but also very thoughtful.

Gift Certificate for a Massage…

Spring Riding – How to Prepare For the Best Ride

Our weather in Ohio is being very shy about giving us a taste of spring and preventing us from riding.  But we know it is surely on its way! Horses are shedding and even a few perennial flowers are showing their faces.  Some of the best riders that I…