Grooming and Hoof Care

Grooming involves more than simply running a brush over your animal’s coat. There are certain tools that are necessary for good grooming. These tools include: Curry Comb – soft rubber-toothed brush, Dandy Brush – A Stiff bristle brush Body Brush – This is a softer bristle brush that is made of horse hair. Polishing cloth…

Choosing a Boarding Stable for Horse

A boarding stable is a commercial facility that provides housing and limited care (such as feeding and stall cleaning) for horses at a monthly cost. Some boarding stables will offer horse owners additional services, such as exercising or blanketing their horses. There are some significant advantages to hiring out the space and the chores of…

Water Supply for Horses

Good management of horses includes supplying drinking water that is clean. There are many reliable methods to ensure this is accomplished, depending on what method you choose to provide drinking water. If you have buckets, troughs, or any type of automatic waterer that has standing water inside of it constantly, it is appropriate to keep…

Bedding For Horse Stalls

You love your horse. That’s no secret. Your equine companion brings you lots of joy and is even a great friend to you. But as a horse owner, you probably know the one thing that you don’t exactly love to do when it comes to your horse: cleaning the horse stall. The job can be…

Horse Nutrition And Food

A horse’s basic nutrition diet must include pasture or any kind of harvested roughage. The energy intake and the digestive tract fill is determined by playing up the distribution of roughage and its concentrates. It also prevents dysfunctions in the digestive system. Plus, the horse’s consumption of feeds is regulated. The key in feeding horses…

Horse Breeding

Horse breeding is natural, but not all horses are meant to be bred. In order for two to make three we need a stallion (male) and a mare (female) which mate. A mare can only be bred with when she is in season. If the covering (mating) is successful she will give birth to a…

Best Environment For Horses

Having a horse is a big responsibility. By nature, these animals are easy to be with, and are fit to be together with their herd in open spaces. To care for them, you have to keep that in mind, and work your way towards helping them achieve a good disposition. As they learn to adjust…

Horse Health Essentials

Just like every living thing, horses can, and do, get sick. Unfortunately for a horse, their massive size and weight makes them much more difficult to treat than smaller animals, so keeping your horse as healthy as possible is absolutely essential. Horse owners that are new to caring for their new companion should spend some…

Good Fence For Safer Horses

When it comes to the fence, the usual wooden picket fences that residences normally setup would not do any good. Horses are meant to be free by nature and when people try to keep them, it is but normal that these animals would still seek freedom. Hence, an essential part of taming and eventually keeping…

Bonding With Horse

The bond is the simplest part of owning and the very beginning of any horse training. Once you get your, him or her home help, him or her to settle in with a tour of the surroundings the horse will be living in. As you are walking around with him or her, speak them, as…