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What Is Oat Grass Hay and How Can It Benefit Horses?

What Is Oat Grass Hay and How Can It Benefit Horses?

Oats are a type of cereal crop grown for the seed/grain. Oat grains have been fed to livestock for centuries and have long been a sought-after source of energy for horses. Oats are high in starch and fiber, and while...

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Grocery Shopping for Thumper

Grocery Shopping for Thumper

Can I feed my rabbit fresh vegetables and fruits from the grocery store? The answer is a qualified YES.

Kudos to you for looking into feeding fresh for your small companion animal. Feeding fresh can deliver some of the essential...

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Equestrian Terminology and Their Origins – Part 1

Equestrian Terminology and Their Origins – Part 1

Do you ever get confused by horse terms and wonder where they came from? If you don't, we're sure your non-horse friends are baffled by some of the words you use when talking about your beloved horse.

Here is a collection...

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What Type of Hay Should I Feed My Horse?

What Type of Hay Should I Feed My Horse?

It can be confusing knowing what type of hay to feed horses and other livestock. We pulled together some of the more common questions we hear about feeding hay, from horse and livestock owners. Did we get your question answered?...

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What Do My Goats Need in Their Diet to Be Healthy?

What Do My Goats Need in Their Diet to Be Healthy?

It seemed like a good idea; let’s get some goats for the children to show, which will, in turn, teach them responsibility. Then reality sets in, and you realize you don’t know that much about feeding and keeping a goat...

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