Green Shavings

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health > Hoof Care

Green Shavings

This is a discussion on Green Shavings within the Hoof Care forums, part of the Horse Health category

LinkBack Thread Tools
    05-29-2013, 11:42 AM
Originally Posted by Nowacek1    
Has anyone heard of or tried Green Shavings, LLC? Green Shavings are specially treated with a common food additive to inhibit the growth of funky stuff.
Never heard of this product. Funky stuff? : ) I should get some of that additive for items in my refrigerator.
What is the cost of this product compared to regular baled shavings? It will be interesting to see if anyone has used it.

Welcome to the board!
Sponsored Links
    05-30-2013, 08:49 AM
Green Broke
I never heard of them either but one positive thing on their site that got my attention was:

Green Shavings, Ltd. Has teamed up with Callaway Farms Manufacturing, LLC to produce these new shavings
I have been buying Calloway Farms shavings for the last 3 - 4 years. They produce a high quality shaving for the same amount of money those crappy Tractor Supply shavings cost.

I would try the Green Shavings if my local feed store gets them in, PROVIDED they are in the same price range as Calloway's Triple Select shavings.

I have four horses who come in every night. I use a pallet of shavings (45 bags) every five weeks. I cannot afford to pay extra for the word "green", unless that word gets me another couple weeks out of a pallet's worth of shavings

fungus, health, hoof, shavings

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
First Time Working with a 2YO; Green + Somewhat Less Green=Chance of Success? ilyTango Member Journals 7 08-27-2010 08:50 PM
Why Green Riders and Green Horses DON'T Work. ChingazMyBoy Horse Training 16 04-05-2010 09:07 AM
Stall Shavings? 7Ponies Horse Health 16 09-26-2009 10:57 PM
Shavings?? kickshaw Horse Talk 11 08-28-2008 01:02 PM
EATING SHAVINGS! Painted Ride Horse Health 8 08-12-2008 04:06 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:58 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0