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  1. How to Safely Put Weight on a Starved Horse How to Safely Put Weight on a Starved Horse

    How to Safely Put Weight on a Starved Horse

    Have you ever taken in a horse that has been starved? A truly starved horse – not one that’s just a bit underweight, but one that’s significantly underweight – requires…

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  2. Gastric Ulcer Health Gastric Ulcer Health

    Gastric Ulcer Health

    Check out this infographic regarding Gastric Ulcer Health! Do you know the causes, clinical signs and prevention/management tips for gastric ulcers? Click the button below to download, print and laminate…

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  3. Must-Know Proper Forage Storage Tips Must-Know Proper Forage Storage Tips

    Must-Know Proper Forage Storage Tips

    Forage is the foundation of your horse’s diet, meaning that you need to be able to safely store large volumes of it throughout the year. As this year’s forage is…

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  4. Equine Assisted Therapy: A Versatile Treatment Option Equine Assisted Therapy: A Versatile Treatment Option

    Equine Assisted Therapy: A Versatile Treatment Option

    We continue to discover the many ways that horses can help humans, and their roles in our lives constantly evolve, in turn. You may have heard of equine assisted therapy,…

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  5. ‘Think Outside the Box’ for Horse Weight Loss ‘Think Outside the Box’ for Horse Weight Loss

    ‘Think Outside the Box’ for Horse Weight Loss

    Researchers are working to help owners find ways to help their horses lose weight no matter their circumstances–from boarding facility set up issues to unsound horses that can’t be exercised….

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  6. Grain Mites in Horse Feed Grain Mites in Horse Feed

    Grain Mites in Horse Feed

    Have you ever had the following situation happen to you? You go out to feed your horses and notice a fine dust on the outside of the feed bag. The…

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  7. Horse Feed Management Horse Feed Management

    Horse Feed Management

    Feed tags can be very useful…and very confusing! Below are three steps you can use to better understand the information on feed bag tag and how to choose the right…

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  8. Feed Room Security Feed Room Security

    Feed Room Security

    The area where feed is stored can be very important to the long term health of your horse. Read this blog post for 5 tips to help keep your feed…

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  9. Storing Horse Feed for Freshness Storing Horse Feed for Freshness

    Storing Horse Feed for Freshness

    Do you know the best way to store your feed in the warm summer months? Read this blog post to learn how to help keep feed fresh.  Read on for…

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  10. Forage and Gastric Ulcers Forage and Gastric Ulcers

    Forage and Gastric Ulcers

    The natural feeding habit of the horse is to eat small amounts of roughages often. Domestication has brought a change to this. Modern management practices incorporate stabling, increased grain-based concentrate…

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  11. Prevent Overheating in Horses Using Nutrition Prevent Overheating in Horses Using Nutrition

    Prevent Overheating in Horses Using Nutrition

    To understand how to use nutrition to prevent overheating in horses we must first understand fully how the digestive system works and creates heat. In our latest blog post, Standlee…

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  12. Heat Exhaustion in Horses Heat Exhaustion in Horses

    Heat Exhaustion in Horses

    Summer time is here and with it comes risk of overheating, heat exhaustion, or heat cramps for horses. Performance horses in all disciplines, from racing to western pleasure, are expected…

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  13. 8 Foods You Should Never Feed Your Horse 8 Foods You Should Never Feed Your Horse

    8 Foods You Should Never Feed Your Horse

    Most of us understand that horses tend to have a “tricky” gastrointestinal system. Sudden changes in feed, moldy hay, too much grain or lush grass—they can all wreak havoc on…

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  14. Your Guide to an Outrageously Shiny Equine Coat Your Guide to an Outrageously Shiny Equine Coat

    Your Guide to an Outrageously Shiny Equine Coat

    Experts on TheHorse.com share feeding, grooming, and bathing tips to keep your horse’s hair coat gleaming. Learn More »

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  15. Nutrena: Happy, Healthy Animals

    Nutrena: Happy, Healthy Animals

    For animals, health and happiness go hand in hand. So our number one priority is to make sure each and every animal we feed always looks and feels their best….

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  16. Strategy Purina Strategy GX Strategy Purina Strategy GX

    Strategy Purina Strategy GX

    It’s true, the standard in horse feed just got better. Purina® Strategy® GX and Healthy Edge Horse Feed now includes Outlast® Supplement to support the gastric comfort of every horse…

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  17. eZall Bathing Kit eZall Bathing Kit

    eZall Bathing Kit

    Work smarter, not harder… Simply spray on, rinse off! eZall® combines science and technology with Mother Nature for the ultimate in plant-based formulas that save time, money and effort. With…

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  18. Horse Care Tips from the ASPCA Horse Care Tips from the ASPCA

    Horse Care Tips from the ASPCA

    Are you bringing an equine friend into your family, or looking to brush up on your horse care skills? Read on for tips from the ASPCA on keeping your equine…

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