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  1. Featured Feed of the Month Featured Feed of the Month

    Featured Feed of the Month

    December: Nutrena® Country Companion Whole Corn

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  2. Learn Proper Wound Care for Best Results Learn Proper Wound Care for Best Results

    Learn Proper Wound Care for Best Results

    Learn Proper Wound Care for Best Results Every horse owner should learn how to deal with basic emergency wound care before the veterinarian arrives. Being prepared and knowing what to…

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  3. When and How to Blanket Horses When and How to Blanket Horses

    When and How to Blanket Horses

    When and How to Blanket Horses Many horses thrive and do well through cold winters without being closed up in a barn, but they must have shelter, a windbreak, good…

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  4. The Buddy System: Horses & Hens as Companions The Buddy System: Horses & Hens as Companions

    The Buddy System: Horses & Hens as Companions

    The Buddy System: Horses & Hens as Companions Did you know that keeping hens and horses together actually has many benefits? Not only is it okay, it’s a good idea!…

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  5. Benefits of Feeding a Fat Supplement Benefits of Feeding a Fat Supplement

    Benefits of Feeding a Fat Supplement

    Benefits of Feeding a Fat Supplement Adding fat to the horse’s feed has been common practice in many barns to support hair and coat condition. But fat in the equine…

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  6. Estimating Winter Hay Needs Estimating Winter Hay Needs

    Estimating Winter Hay Needs

    Estimating Winter Hay Needs Do you know how much hay you will need this winter? Estimating how much hay a horse will need over winter can be tricky. Luckily, there…

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  7. Merck Prestige 2: Horse Flu/EHV (Rhino) Vaccine Merck Prestige 2: Horse Flu/EHV (Rhino) Vaccine

    Merck Prestige 2: Horse Flu/EHV (Rhino) Vaccine

    The Prestige® 2 vaccine protects horses 6 months and older from EIV and other flu strains. The Science of Protected Multiple antigen combinations provides flexibility Formulated to minimize reactions and…

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  8. Biosecurity Tips for the Riding Season

    Biosecurity Tips for the Riding Season

    Biosecurity Tips for the Riding Season By Nutrena® Biosecurity refers to a set of practices horse owners can take to prevent and reduce the spread of disease. Biosecurity plans are…

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  9. Strategies to Beat the Heat Around the Farm This Summer Strategies to Beat the Heat Around the Farm This Summer

    Strategies to Beat the Heat Around the Farm This Summer

    With summer temperatures blanketing much of the country, chances are that both you and your animals are feeling the heat. In order to help your horses, chickens, cows, goats, and…

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  10. Introducing the Updated Line of Prestige® Equine Vaccines Introducing the Updated Line of Prestige® Equine Vaccines

    Introducing the Updated Line of Prestige® Equine Vaccines

    Merck Animal Health introduces updated line of Prestige® equine vaccines Learn more here »

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  11. Get the jump on the season when you deworm your horse Get the jump on the season when you deworm your horse

    Get the jump on the season when you deworm your horse

    Panacur® (fenbendazole) POWERPAC Equine Dewormer by Merck Animal Health

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  12. SimpliFly® Feed-Thru Fly Control SimpliFly® Feed-Thru Fly Control

    SimpliFly® Feed-Thru Fly Control

    SimpliFly®. Fly control from the inside out. How it works: Horse eats SimpliFly® with LarvaStop™ in regular feed. Feed is digested normally. LarvaStop™ Fly Growth Regulator is excreted in manure…

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  13. Do You Have the Right Size Cinch For Your Horse? Do You Have the Right Size Cinch For Your Horse?

    Do You Have the Right Size Cinch For Your Horse?

    Do You Have the Right Size Cinch For Your Horse? One of the most essential pieces of tack a horse owner can have is a cinch. But let’s face it,…

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  14. Giving Horse Pills Just Got Easier Giving Horse Pills Just Got Easier

    Giving Horse Pills Just Got Easier

    Introducing Standlee Horse Pill Carriers® Standlee Horse Pill Carriers® are designed as an aid for dispensing medications or supplements in pill or capsule form. About Standlee Horse Pill Carriers®: Alfalfa-Based…

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  15. It’s back! Receive your 2019 Ultimate Horse Care Guide! It’s back! Receive your 2019 Ultimate Horse Care Guide!

    It’s back! Receive your 2019 Ultimate Horse Care Guide!

      It’s back! The Farnam Ultimate Horse Care Guide is here for it’s 5th consecutive year. Sign up now and reserve your 2019 Farnam Ultimate Horse Care Guide. You’ll save…

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  16. Merck Prestige: Defend Your Horse Merck Prestige: Defend Your Horse

    Merck Prestige: Defend Your Horse

    Defend your horse against EEE, WEE, Tetanus, EHV-1 & 4, EIV (Flu) and West Nile Virus. Visit these Merck Prestige sites to learn more: PRESTIGE® II WITH HAVLOGEN® PRESTIGE® V…

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  17. Managing The Horse With Cushing’s Managing The Horse With Cushing’s

    Managing The Horse With Cushing’s

    The vet has diagnosed it and the reality begins to sink in – your horse has Cushing’s disease. Now what?  Cushing’s is an endocrine disease caused by a tumor on the pituitary…

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  18. Merck safe-guard: Controlling Horse Parasites Merck safe-guard: Controlling Horse Parasites

    Merck safe-guard: Controlling Horse Parasites

    Control dangerous parasites most likely to threaten horse health. Visit Merck safe-guard to learn more.   Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment and control of parasitism. Do…

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