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Retraining a Racehorse - Moonfire (Week 1)
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I am going to type up, in detail, all my experiences with retraining Moonfire. I'm going to tell you what I did and when, what the results were, what my thoughts were, what Moonfire's progression is and so on. I hope to ...
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Sand Colic
11th Sep 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   Polo the Weirdo
What is an impaction, you ask? Well, I suppose it could be compared to human constipation. The horse has a blockage in its intestine, so it cannot pass any droppings or gas from the other side of that blockage. A horse being allowed to consume foreign objects, such as baling twin ...
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Does Your Horse Need Supplements?
2nd Sep 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
One of the most common products horse owners buy for their horses are feed supplements Ė products that add extra vitamins, minerals, and other substances to the horseís diet, in the hope that they will look and feel better. But are these supplements necessary, and can they do mo ...
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How Well Do You Know Your Horse?
31st Aug 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
Do you know your horseís normal temperature, heart rate, and respiration rate? Do you know how to check them? Do you know all your horseís normal bumps and lumps, so you know when there is a new one? Knowing whatís Ďnormalí for your horse, and keeping a record of your horseís he ...
Barefoot
25th Aug 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   Valkyrie
There is an old belief heralded by many that leaving a horse free from domesticity would result in properly balanced and healthy hooves. In some cases that is true, but a recent study undertaken here in New Zealand has proved that it is not always up to the horse to have healthy ...
Cribbing - Annoying, Destructive, and Dangerous [Video]
23rd Aug 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
Why is it bad for the horse? First, it wears down the teeth unevenly, and determined cribbers can even break or chip their teeth. The force with which the horse inhales can draw in splinters of wood or other debris, which can become stuck in the horseís mouth, throat or even lung ...
Summertime Means Itchy horses!
10th Aug 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
This time of year, many of us will find that our horses start to scratch. And scratch and scratch some more. They rub their manes, tails, and anything they can get up against a tree or fence post. Some horses will even squat down and rub their tummies on the grass. It may sound ...
Transporting Horses Ė What do You Need to Keep Your Horse Safe?
1st Aug 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
Sooner or later, most people take their horse somewhere. They go to a show, move to another farm, or take their horse away for a trail ride. That means using a truck or trailer, and that means deciding what their horse needs to travel safely. There are many different opinion ...
Kissing Spine - Could This be Troubling Your Horse [Video]
18th Jul 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
Back problems are often one of the most common causes of poor performance and disobedience in horses, yet all too often they go undiagnosed and untreated. Kissing spine sounds weird, but itís one of the more common conditions that can cause an otherwise great horse to turn uncoo ...
The Weaning Debate - How Do You Separate Mares from Foals?
6th Jul 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
Every horse was once a foal, stuck like glue to its motherís side. Yet every horse, sooner or later, has to break that bond and grow up, to become an independent horse. Even in the wild, mares have to push their foals away so they can raise the next foal. For breeders of domes ...
Pigeon Fever
4th Jul 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   Fantasy Farms
Pigeon Fever is a disease that is unpredictable, contagious and normally curable in most cases. It is highly contagious! This bacterial infection is caused by Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis and characterized by deep intramuscular (and sometimes internal) abscesses in horses. ...
The Lowdown on Colic - Part 2
1st Jul 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
The most telltale signs of colic are the signs of pain. A horse in mild discomfort will be irritable, may paw and stamp at the ground, and will often bite at its flanks or rub its side against a fence, tree or wall. A horse in more severe pain will sweat, may roll its eyes, thro ...
Show Grooming Tips
29th Jun 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   ANNIE A
If you are ever going to a show and so you wake up the morning to go catch your horse or get him out of his stable but as soon as you look at him he is FILTHY! Do Not panic with these tips you'll have your horse clean in no time. 1) Use Shampoo. Use a STRONG one - try a human ...
The Low Down on Colic Part One
22nd Jun 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
Colic is one of the most common illnesses to affect horses, and it is not always easy to prevent. A horse with colic is in pain, and in severe cases may even die. Itís important for anyone who owns or cares for horse to understand colic, what causes it, how to prevent it, and ho ...
Feeding the Performance Horse
20th Jun 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   Winter
Moderate Work means the horse has around a 1.5x energy of maintenance. The performances these horses do would be categorized in Reining, cutting, jumping, timed events, ranch work, etc. This has increasing levels of intensity and/or duration. Heavy Work means the horse as aro ...
How to Remove Stains from a White Horse's Coat
15th Jun 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   Aristole
We have all been there if you own or ride a horse that has a white coat or any white at all on their coat. There is always a stain(or stains) on your horse's coat that you can't seem to get rid of, but I have some tried and true ways to make your horse look as if the stain was ne ...
What is Thrush?
14th Jun 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   Fantasy Farms
Thrush is a bacteria found in a horses hoof. When moisture is present, it creates a fungal infection that eats away the horses frog. It can survive without oxygen and loves moisture. Thrush is most common in the northeast or where there is lots of moisture. If you have ever picke ...
How to Grow a Long Mane and Tail
4th Jun 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   SarWestMay
At the end of 2009 I moved barns, it was for the better and I was ready for my horse to become the show horse she wanted to be. In this process I learned the tricks of the trade to growing long mane and tails, creating a glamorous effect that looks good in the Arabian show ring. ...
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Bathing A Horse
30th May 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   Fantasy Farms
Whether you are getting ready to go to a horse show or your horse is just plain dirty, a bath can solve that. Before you start to bathe your horse, you should give your horse a good brushing. Start with a curry comb to get all the dirt out from your horses coat. Go in a circul ...
Take Good Care of Your Horses Teeth
27th May 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   mosquito
Horseís teeth are not at all like ours, and itís a good thing. We eat much softer food that we donít need to chew as much as if we ate grass. The biggest difference is that horseís teeth keep growing until the horse is about 27 to 30 years old! Why? Itís exactly because of that ...
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Do You Know How To Tell If Your Horse is Sick
20th May 2010   |   Care and Grooming   |   Minnie
When youíre around horses, itís important to know how to tell when something is wrong. However, a lot of horse people donít know the signs of sickness or health. One of the ways to determine if your horse is feeling ill or is in pain is a check of their vital signs. The horseís v ...
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