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    03-28-2007, 12:50 AM
  #1
Foal
Bathing

Just wondering when some of you start bathing your horses. I usally start around may but it has been so warm and nice out i'm just really wanting to.
     
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    03-28-2007, 05:21 PM
  #2
Green Broke
Hi Tammy, I usually wait till the warmer weather comes too. If you think its warm enough I can't see it hurting, but if it gets chilly later I'd suggest putting a thin rug on just so he/she doesn;t get a chill.
Does he/she live out all the time or is he stabled at night?
     
    03-28-2007, 05:58 PM
  #3
Foal
I do not care when it is as long as it is about 70 degrees it's ok
     
    03-28-2007, 08:23 PM
  #4
Foal
Probabley around 70-80 its good.
     
    03-28-2007, 09:46 PM
  #5
Foal
It's been in the 70's and i've been letting them stay out at nights now
     
    03-29-2007, 05:38 AM
  #6
Weanling
I always wash my horses the day before shows x x x
     
    04-01-2007, 05:14 AM
  #7
Foal
I'd wait till it was atleast 70 degrees to give them a full rinse.
     
    04-14-2007, 09:02 PM
  #8
Weanling
I bathe my horse like hmm whenever its very nice outside and he looks like he needs a bath. Mostly in about 70 degree weather.
     
    04-15-2007, 07:08 PM
  #9
Weanling
I bath my horses the day before the show but making sure they stay warm with a oldish rug on to stay warm but also clean
     
    04-15-2007, 07:51 PM
  #10
Weanling
I bathe my horse before a show or comp or if going to pony club and he's really dirty! I don't think it gets as cold here in winter :) so I bathe him all year round but I always have some warm rugs/towels ready in winter
     

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