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Grooming Your Horse

EquiMed Staff

Grooming Your Horse

by EquiMed Staff

April 17, 2017 13:02

Learn about the essential tools you will need to groom your horse and the 8 steps to follow for an efficient grooming routine that will keep your horse happy as …

Horse Owners Beware - 3 Myths that Can Be Disastrous to Horse Health

by EquiMed Staff

April 24, 2017 15:54

Summer's heat and humidity can be much more than just uncomfortable for your horse; they can be deadly and can lead to disastrous consequences as a result of …

Want a Healthy Horse? Look to the Way Horses Live in the Wild …

by EquiMed Staff

April 25, 2017 13:06

Over the years, researchers have thoroughly investigated the evolution of horses and determined that the way horses live in the wild can serve as a guide for …

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How to Tie a Horse

Mark Sellers

How to Tie a Horse

by Mark Sellers

April 20, 2017 13:06

Quick and easy to learn, a simple slip-knot is a good knot to use for tying your horse. Learn how to make this know, and importantly, learn where you should …

General Care Tip

Invest in a properly sized rubber pull-on hoof boot for your horse. These boots are useful when your horse loses a shoe, and can also be used for packing or medicating the hoof.

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How To Avoid Tapeworm Troubles In Your Horse

Nikki Alvin-Smith

How To Avoid Tapeworm Troubles In Your Horse

by Nikki Alvin-Smith

October 13, 2018 11:20

Tapeworms are hard to detect in horses. Many veterinarians treat for tapeworms in the fall/early winter with a dose of a Praziquantel based dewormer …

gen·er·al care
/ˈjen(ə)rəl ker/
  1. the widespread provision of what is necessary for the health, welfare, maintenance, and protection of someone or something.
  2. a good name for a military horse.


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