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  1. Barn Maintenance
    Hi everyone. I work at a rescue in San Diego county. The owner had me modify an existing shelter that the horses were chewing on. The walls were OSB and they just treated that like candy. She had me replace the existing OSB and cover it w/galvanized sheet steel and hardware cloth. That...
  2. Barn Maintenance
    Hey all, I came into a little cash to get a shelter for my horses. I want something very simple. My horses are currently in a medium sized pasture 24/7. It has shade but not much for shelter from the rain. One of my geldings is 23 and a hard keeper. I think he'd like a cozy stall when it's...
  3. Barn Maintenance
    I am in a quite desperate situation. I've been at my current boarding stable for 17 years, things the last few years have severely declined there in terms of relationship with the barn owner, safety, and care. This week the owner disregarded my requests for keeping my gelding inside due to ice...
  4. Horse Talk
    We're looking to build a simple open-front horse shelter in one of our front paddocks. I was wondering how high and how wide we should aim for. It will be being built on my Grandma's land and she wants the poles to measure 15 feet, (3 feet below ground and 12 feet above) but I was unsure how...
  5. Horse Talk
    I just took in a gelding that had been abandoned and it all happened a lot faster than I thought it was going to. He has been out in a pen by himself until he got use to the new environment and updated on vaccines & wormed. Well... we got hit with a storm today, they have been saying it was...
  6. Horse Protection
    Ok, I was wondering if I should post here this thread or in the Horse video section. I guess that this is more related with horse protection. I wanted to share a video about the legalization of the first horse shelter in Romania. I think that's a big step for a better for animal protection in...
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