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  1. Horse Grooming
    Who wants to learn how to make a home-made horse shampoo? Here are the Basic Ingredients: • 1 cup Dr. Bronners Liquid Soap • 1 tsp. Jojoba Oil • 1 tsp. Fractionated Coconut Oil • 2 tsp. Vegetable Glycerin • 2 tsp. Witch Hazel • Essential Oils (optional) Just mix in together...
  2. New to Horses
    Are you new to horses? Do you have a question in mind about horses? I love horses but I do not claim to be an expert but if you want to know a thing about horses, post your question here and I'll do my best to give you the best answer I can give you!
  3. Horse Talk
    I am wondering if A DIY or Home-made is better than buying commercial shampoo. What are your thoughts?
  4. Horse Jobs
    Does Anyone Know of any websites to find work for farms?
  5. Horse Grooming
    I have used many, many tools in my grooming kit down at the stables but this tool ( http://bit.ly/2pdpydL ) is by far the best I ever used. Comes in 3 different sizes 2.5" for small animals such as cats/ guinea pigs and rabbits, 5" for dogs or 10" for horses. My dogs and stable friends love it...
  6. New to Horses
    I'm new to the horse world. Just started taking lessons and hope to get my very first horse in about 1.5 years. I would love to hear about your typical day with your horse (from morning feeding to putting them away for the night). Do you feed them at 6am and 6pm? How often do you ride? Okay...
  7. Horse Grooming
    So I heard that the best fly spray is absorbine ultrashield.. whats the difference between all of them? Theres ultrashield ex, red, orange, green.. whats the difference between all of them and which one is the best? Or if not absorbine, which fly spray is the best overall? not just the...
  8. Horse Training
    I always wore gloves while grooming my horses (at the previous equestrian facilities where I used to ride), but, at my current equestrian facility (where they teach great natural horsemanship), they advised me not to wear any gloves while brushing, grooming, cleaning hooves, etc...because the...
  9. Horse Health
    I found bot fly eggs on my mares legs tonight when I was grooming her, or at least I'm assuming they were (I've never seen them before). They were tiny little yellow dots that wouldn't come off with a brush. She was trying to itch her legs a lot too. I scraped off the eggs with a pumice...
  10. Horse Grooming
    My Tennessee Walker has a really short and ratty mane. We moved him from a bad barn a while ago and he had HORRIBLE worms. They're all gone now and have been gone for a while, but his mane still remains fizzy and broken. Any products that would help? I already use MTG for the mane growth once a...
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