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  1. Horse Health
    Hi! I recently had a badly rusted black steel and copper teardrop correction bit that I put lots of WD40 on so that the hinges would work again. Does anyone have any tips for deep cleaning the WD40 off of it? Is it safe to use in my horse’s mouth if I clean it? thanks!
  2. Horse Health
    I have recently become responsible for 3 horses. Right now they are turned out one by one for a few hours a day ,maybe , into a smallish gravel paddock. It is a warm climate, so obviously letting them out into a field would be ideal but this cannot really be done as there is little grass around...
  3. Barn, Stable & Shelter queries
    Hello! I have been planning the gardening and plant aspect of the property we are building in Phoenix area. I have been researching trees that are safe to be in paddocks and never realized how hard it is to get a straight answer! It seems like everything is toxic to them. I'm looking for a tree...
  4. Barn, Stable & Shelter queries
    We found 2 old hay racks in our old dairy barn, and plan on installing them in the stalls. However, they're a very ugly color: Kind of like barf green. They also have the slightest bit of rust on them. Plus, it will look good if it matches the rest of the stall! So, if we spraypaint them black...
  5. Horse Breeding
    I own a 21 year old Tobiano paint mare, who is about 14.2 to 15 hands tall. I am wondering what I should do before I breed her? I have never bred a horse before, and I have owned her for almost 2 years now. I am looking to breed her to a warmblood, so the baby can be used for eventing. I have...
  6. Horse Breeds, Registrations and Brands
    I was told that Friesian Stallion can be shown by a person under the age of 18. Is this true by USEF rules. :-? I was told Fresian stallions behavior is diffrent than most stallions?
  7. Horse Health
    Hi everyone! I hope this is in the right category... it didn't seem to fit anywhere else. In our pantry we have a couple of boxes of stale granola... nobody wants to eat it. Can I feed a box of it to Ringo(the 26 yr old QH I lease for the summer) in a mash? I was thinking, boil it in warm water...
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