It’s relatively easy to open up Instagram and find a slew of new products and pieces of equipment promising to make your horse perform or feel better. And while innovation is a wonderful addition to...» Read More!
1. Health and optimal performance are important for horses at all levels – You may see horses at top levels of competition using FLAIR Strips and think it’s only for them. But, horses in all disciplines...» Read More!
Horses perform incredible athletic feats, most of the time while also carrying a rider as they run fast, run for long distances, perform complex movements and more! They are certainly amongst the elite of the...» Read More!
The recent warm weather suggests that spring is here – along with daffodils, rich spring grass and an increased concern about laminitis. Managing horses and ponies prone to or at risk of laminitis will be...» Read More!
By Drs. Kathleen Ivester and Laurent Couetil, Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine For nearly as long as horses have been domesticated, the relationship between barn confinement and respiratory disease in the horse has been recognized. This relationship is...» Read More!
In thanks to horse owners risking their own health to fight COVID-19, Haygain is offering a 15% discount on its horse health products to all first responders. The offer applies to its three high-temperature hay...» Read More!
Bugs, heat, humidity, shedding, gunk, all sorts of situations can cause your horse to be itchy. What can you do? Of course, we see someone else’s horse that never seems to be bothered, yet your...» Read More!
One of the best tools for achieving balance and self-carriage is the shoulder-in movement. A basic yet challenging lateral movement, the shoulder-in is famous for its effects of lifting the front end and creating more...» Read More!
It’s become such second nature to whip out my phone, pull up Amazon, and order a frightening amount of items scheduled to be delivered in an equally frightening short amount of time. I can still...» Read More!
Posted by Kyle Carter on Thursday, March 26, 2020 Who what’s Madison Park been up to since his retirement three years ago? Having a crack at the lower levels, and obviously killing it, but now Kyle Carter...» Read More!
When life gives you lemons, sometimes you just need to get creative to entertain yourself. At least that’s what British hockey player Sam Ward did when faced with a sudden and large amount of free...» Read More!
Believe it or not, the first day of spring has come and gone. This means we need to start planning for warmer weather and sunshine! And there is nothing to better to boost the COVID-19...» Read More!
Back in January, a post popped up on my social media feed from Boyd Martin. A familiar chestnut horse was pictured with a beaming rider — but it was that bold white face of Neville...» Read More!
If nothing else, right now is as good a time as ever for some good old-fashioned virtual window shopping. Despite orders to stay at home, many of us are passing the time by taking our...» Read More!
Heavy rains have been known to cause hay shortages, and Midwest farmers were still feeling that squeeze at the outset of 2020. If a hay shortage affects your area, it can be stressful knowing your...» Read More!
The perfect description of a mare’s “love language” 😅Allyson Lockhart Thomas Armstrong Posted by Ashley Wyss on Saturday, March 7, 2020 Social distancing is hard and unnatural, but necessary right now. It’s the one thing...» Read More!
The Badminton Horse Trials social media team has been treating us to some throwback videos of past winners on cross country. If you missed the recent release of William Fox-Pitt and Chilli Morning’s winning round,...» Read More!
Cribbing, also known as crib biting, aerophagia and wind sucking, is a behavioral situation in which the horse is most likely relieving stress. Historically we thought was that horses cribbed to receive a high or...» Read More!
In anticipation of the 2020 event, Badminton Horse Trials has begun releasing throwback videos of past winners on cross country. We’re in for a treat with the first round the event has shared: William Fox-Pitt...» Read More!
How much do you know about Vitamin E and your horse’s requirements for it? Vitamin E is the compilation of eight naturally occurring compounds that have antioxidant properties. Vitamin E is a fat-soluble nutrient, meaning...» Read More!
Earlier this year, 19 year old Olivia Coolidge packed her bags and her spicy pocket rocket of a Thoroughbred, Bold Impression, and headed east from Kansas to South Carolina, joining up with the Windurra USA...» Read More!
Tack stiff, grungy and basically…nasty?! What You Need: Wash cloths (a little abrasive, not soft), hand towel, glycerin saddle soap bar, tack conditioner of your choice and water. How you do it: Pull the straps...» Read More!
Check out Clifford M’s CAMBOX footage from the $50,000 MARS Eventing Showcase this weekend! At the end of the clip you can hear me cheering & congratulating him! You can also see me hugging him...» Read More!