Benefits of Bath Time with Your Horse

The main reason to bath your horse is to get him or her clean but how many other benefits can you think of? There are actually benefits not only for your horse but also for you! Here’s a few of the benefits for your horse… Your horse is clean of dirt, sweat, bugs, and burs […]

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Happy 4th July!

Think you know about horses?

Happy 4th July weekend to you!! What did you get up to yesterday? We had the usual BBQ bonanza which was awesome as always! Because of the celebrations this is going to be a shorter and kinda different email this week. I came across this quiz about hippology and equine science so I thought it […]

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Tips on how to keep your horse healthy

Tips on how to keep your horse healthy

This week I wanted to keep it quick and simple and address the basics of owning a horse. There are so many things that you have to learn when you have a horse. But there are also a few little things that you should take into account about the health of your horse. Yes, of […]

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Colic

Signs, symptoms and prevention of colic

Did you know that colic among domestic horses is the leading cause of premature death? I was reading up on ways to spot, prevent, and help correct Colic as I’m always researching something and learning new ways to help horses. So I wanted to pass on a few of the tips I came across. Colic […]

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How to Give your Horse Treats

I did a private clinic not long ago and was told, “My horse is very sweet and does almost everything I ask, but he always seems to pin his ears when there is food around.” She told me this before I even got out to her home to do the clinic. She wanted to just […]

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Clever zebra

4 ways to reduce flies from biting your horse

Well, summer is here in Maryland and that means the flies are back. Last summer I showed you a neat, little, cost-effective trick for reducing the number of flies in my barn …i.e. the ‘ol bag of water trick. And other than that, I do three other things to help my horses with the flies. […]

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How to tell if your horse is too thin, too fat, or just right…

Welcome back Here’s a story about how people’s perception of horses can be so drastically different. My neighbor, who owns horses as well as has boarders, decided that the new horses across the street seemed too skinny. So, she called animal control and told them that she felt that these new horses weren’t being taken […]

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Mark and Jazz

Are you actually saying what you think you’re saying?

As a follow up from last week’s blog, I talked about my mind thinking I was doing one thing but seeing that my body was actually doing something else. I wonder how many times we do that? Think one thing but do another without knowing it. Well let’s talk about that for a bit. Did […]

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Teddie by the sea

The Ask-Observe-Think-Decide Model to Create Your Ideal Relationship with Your Horse

I’ve been trying to exercise more for my health and I have been enjoying going for walks out in nature. It’s so peaceful. While I was on vacation I would walk every day along the beach. I would even go to different beaches for a variety of scenery. It was great to be able to […]

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Is it time for a Gwyneth moment with your horse?

I’ve just got back from a couple of week’s vacation in California visiting my family. I say vacation as if it sounds like a rest but it was far from it, we were non stop every day. I need a vacation from vacation 🙂 So the last couple of days have been spent getting back […]

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