Summer’s warmer temperatures always brings out the bug population in droves. Horse’s spend most of their time outdoors, so this can become a problem, as horse fly, black fly and midge (commonly mistaken for mosquitos) populations increase.
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Horses are generally sturdy, healthy animals, but like any other creature, they do have their problems that will occur from time to time. read more
With warmer weather on the way, it is important for horse owners to maintain the good care practices essential to helping their horse stay comfortable and safe through the hot temperatures. read more
Leather cleaning is a very important part of tack maintenance. Inspection of all tack should be done on a regular basis to check for anything that might need to be repaired or cleaned. Leather needs to be kept in the … read more
The first bridles were made of leather which was very important because the horse's head needed to be controlled. Early horsemen recognized that the horse's mouth was a pressure point and if combined with a "bit" one could even control … read more