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Equine Assisted Therapy: A Versatile Treatment Option

Equine Assisted Therapy: A Versatile Treatment Option

We continue to discover the many ways that horses can help humans, and their roles in our lives constantly evolve, in turn. You may have heard of equine assisted therapy, a newer treatment option that’s quickly gaining in popularity because of its effectiveness. With more programs emerging all over the...

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Giving Horses Pills Just Got Easier

Giving Horses Pills Just Got Easier

Giving oral medications to horses can be an arduous task! Pastes are a little easier than other oral medications, often with a long syringe that can be placed towards the rear of the horse’s mouth. Pills however, can be very difficult to administer to our horses. Owners often grind the...

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How to Safely Put Weight on a Starved Horse

How to Safely Put Weight on a Starved Horse

Have you ever taken in a horse that has been starved? A truly starved horse – not one that’s just a bit underweight, but one that’s significantly underweight – requires a specialized and careful nutritional approach in order to regain both weight and health. If you, or someone you know,...

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Feeling Stressed? Give Goat Yoga a Try

Feeling Stressed? Give Goat Yoga a Try

If you’re feeling stressed and need a way to relax, we have a great option for you: Goat yoga. No, we’re not joking, and yes, goat yoga is an actual activity that’s currently offered all over the country. Here’s what you should know about this new form of yoga that’s...

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Strategies to Beat the Heat Around the Farm This Summer

Strategies to Beat the Heat Around the Farm This Summer

With summer temperatures blanketing much of the country, chances are that both you and your animals are feeling the heat. In order to help your horses, chickens, cows, goats, and other farm animals cope with the summertime heat, put these tips to work on your farm.

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