Standlee Barn Bulletin

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Winter Feeding Easy Keeper and Hard Keeper Horses

Winter Feeding Easy Keeper and Hard Keeper Horses

Winter seems so far away, but it is just around the corner. Are you ready? Is your horse ready?

In the next couple of months, understanding “Lower Critical Temperature (LCT)” will be important for caring and feeding your horse(s) properly. LCT is the temperature below which metabolic heat production must...

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Standlee Spotlight: Shouty's Story

Standlee Spotlight: Shouty's Story

There’s no question that therapy animals are some of the most amazing, unsung heroes. Their ability to give relief to those who need it the most through healing their human companions is nothing short of incredible. In this Standlee Spotlight we’d like to honor a very special rooster named Shouty....

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Feeding Goats: What you need to know about forages and winter

Feeding Goats: What you need to know about forages and winter

Goats are ruminant animals who eat plants and digest them through a four-compartment stomach. They are more like deer regarding nutrition, than they are to sheep or cattle, which eat a lot of grass.

Goats are well-known for their ability to forage on anything from fresh grass to woody shrubs. They...

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Gastric Ulcers in Horses

Gastric Ulcers in Horses

We are in the heat of performance season (no pun intended)!

Do you know the prevalence of gastric ulcers in horses?

  • 93% of race horses
  • 58% of show horses
  • 25-50% of foals

Whether you’re a race horse trainer, western performance horse owner, dressage...

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Is Your Forage Forest Friendly?

Is Your Forage Forest Friendly?

Standlee Certified Noxious Weed Free BadgeStandlee Premium Western Forage® offers several Certified noxious weed free forage options. “Certified” means that a forage product is free of any noxious weeds. A majority of Certified noxious weed free forage programs are based on...

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