How to introduce your horse to pasture the right way

Introduce your horse to pasture the right way

Horses eat grass, everyone knows that. But what is surprising to a lot of people is that, even though grass is the most natural food source for a horse, it isn’t as simple as opening the gate and letting your horse into a lush, green field. If you don’t turn …

Make sure your horse stays hydrated in warm and humid weather

How to make sure your horse stays hydrated

Because your horse is a large animal, she needs to drink a lot of water to keep her body working properly. A mature, average-sized horse will drink between 20 and 40 litres (5 to 10 gallons) of water a day. Exercise, hot temperatures, humidity, sweating, pregnancy and nursing as well …