Aug
16
  • Healthy Horse

    vernEye1

    How healthy is your horse? They may look good on the outside but what about the inside? My horses had good healthy coats, their feet looked good, but something was not right. I had Vern Lester come out and do Iridology on my horses. Boy was that an eye opener. They say the eyes are windows to the soul, they were not far off. I have six horses and each of them there was something different. my stud was youth […]

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Aug
13
  • Allergies

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    Do you or your horse have allergies? I do and every now and then so do my horses. We do not let this slow us down. My horses get that cough or slight runny nose. The heat makes it worse. I have them on Diatomaceous Earth which helps a lot. But every now and then you need more. Does your horse cough hard, this could be bad in two ways. First way is it is hard on their lungs and could […]

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Aug
12
  • Summer Heat

    Let us see what is going on inside your horse.

    How do you help your horse beat the summer heat? Do your horses stay out during the day? Do they sweat from the heat? I ask these questions because hot humid weather can kill a horse. Some horses in Florida get heat and humidity most of the time, some deal well with it and others don’t. I have a gelding who is happy in or out of the stall during the day. He does not sweat badly from the heat […]

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Aug
11
  • Horse Hoof Care

    equilix50_198

    How well do you know your horses feet? Are they dry and cracked or do they flare out? Hard or soft, weak or strong walls? These are the things you should look at on your horse. When I lived up north we had hard feet and most of our horses wore shoes because of the rocks. Most of the horses had good round feet and solid walls. Part of the reason is there are more natural minerals in the grass […]

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Aug
7
  • Starting Foals

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    How do you start your foals? I have 3 babies this year. Each one a little different. I have a quarter mare from king breeding, a mare who is angel jet rail bred and a thoroughbred. The stallion is thoroughbred. I have been feeding  Diatomaceous Earth, EquiPride,and CoolStance as a top dressing, SafeChoice Performance and Alfalfa Cubes for feed. All my horses get this formula. Two of my mares were due in February and one in March. Needless to say […]

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