Stocking up on Horse First Aid Supplies


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How to Create the Perfect Equine First Aid Kit Horses can injure themselves at any time even when they are in a secure environment. Like people, they can have the odd mishap leading to minor cuts and bruises but they can also be involved in a more serious incident quite unexpectedly. It is, therefore, essential […]

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

How to Choose the Right Horse Trailer


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If you wish to compete regularly with your horse then you will require a means to transport both horse and tack. It is all too easy to be seduced by a fabulous motorised horse box that you don’t really need or to invest in something to small in an attempt to save your pennies. There […]

Monday, May 30th, 2016

Thanks to Small Hole Hay Nets


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A healthy, happy horse; all thanks to small hole hay nets. Making sure that your horse eats the right amount of food can be tricky. Horses are naturally inclined to nibble throughout the day which can lead to overeating. One of the easiest ways to help maintain a healthy diet and a healthy horse is […]

Monday, May 30th, 2016

What is Natural Horsemanship?


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Natural horsemanship is a philosophy of training, riding and working with horses which uses the horse’s natural instincts and behaviours rather than inducing pain or fear. A proper understanding of the horse’s behaviour and methods of communication means that the animals do not need to be forced to act in a certain way. Natural horsemanship […]

Sunday, May 29th, 2016

All About Horse Girths


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When it comes to horse riding it may feel that there is a never ending list of accessories and tack that you need to buy. But you will quickly discover that there are many items which are not only essential to have but essential to get right. Horse girths are one of those essential things.

Saturday, May 28th, 2016