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  1. New to Horses
    Hello, y'all! I just got a job as a stable hand taking in the horses in the evenings on weekends, and feeding and watering them. I have never ridden or been around horses, but I'm definitely not naive as I know that they take an incredible amount of responsibility and knowledge to own and ride...
  2. New to Horses
    So I'm fairly new to this, but I've been riding for 8 years and I'm finally buying. What should I do about feed? Do I talk to my vet? Any and all suggestions are welcome because I'm kind of desperate. Thanks!
  3. Horse Nutrition
    Okay so I've been working with horses for over 10 years now and am planing to keep a few horses of my own at my farm. All the horses that I've previously owned have been boarded so I didn't worry much about feeding but now I am looking at doing it myself. I know that a good quality hay is...
  4. Horse Talk
    Hello! Has anyone ever made a nose/feed bag for feeding a horse separately? They don't look too hard to make, but thoughts on how big and what type of fabric to use? I've looked over several and most are made of mesh and some of canvas (they seem to last the longest).... Nylon and leather...
  5. Horse Nutrition
    This is going to be my first winter with my horse. We get pretty bad winters here, meaning that if by chance it doesn't snow, all the grass will die anyway. I am a little worried about maintaining my horse's weight during the winter months. She is a 7 year old, 1400 lb percheron/quarter horse...
  6. Horse Health
    Hi guys... I am just a bit worried about my horse, and could use some advice. 2 months ago I moved him to another farm he is out with a nice herd of horses (about 12) and he's happy, but he has lost some condition... He isn't thin, but he went from getting 2kgs of food a day, to just...
  7. Horse Nutrition
    I've read that feeding garlic to horses can help keep the flies and ticks away. I've been researching it some, mostly out of curiosity, to see what people think of it. I've seen where some people really like it, and others say it's not good for a horse? Anyway, does anyone here feed it to their...
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