Originally Posted by moosey
Flax Seed is a great way to help your horse's coat become nice and shiny, a small handfull in their feed in the morning. But nothing beats daily grooming. Running a brush over your horse doesn't count. A good at least 20 minutes grooming everyday. When you groom your horse, it helps their natural oils come out, when you bathe them, the shampoo takes the natural oils away. This is why you should only bathe your horse once or twice a month.
Hey, I'll try the flax seed...hadn't heard that one. I do groom a lot. Prior to every ride I groom at least 20-30 min. I love it and so does my filly. Great way to destress from work. :)