Have you ever owned a buddy sour horse? A buddy sour horse can make doing anything without his buddy difficult. Luckily, buddy sour behavior can be cured, and you can enjoy peaceful rides with your horse again.
Start Separation at Home
The first thing to do when dealing with a buddy sour horse is to start by breaking…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 27, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments
If you own a grey horse, then you know how grey horses seem to be mud and dirt magnets. Unfortunately it’s impossible to hide dirt in a grey coat, so you will need to be talented in your grooming to have your grey horse looking great. These tips can help you in the challenge to keep your grey horse clean.…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 26, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Buying a used horse trailer is a great way to save money over what you would pay if you bought a brand new horse trailer. There are many deals on used horse trailers – you just have to know how to find them. These tips can help you to get a good deal on a used trailer.
Buy During Off-Peak Season
The prices of trailers drop when…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 25, 2015 at 3:20pm — No Comments
Sheath cleaning: It's not a chore that anyone enjoys, but sheath cleaning is an important part of maintaining your male horse's health. Here's the information you need to know about sheath cleaning and how it relates to your horse.
Why Sheath Cleaning Is Important
When you clean your horse’s sheath, you remove…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 21, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Horses are herd animals, but sometimes, despite our best efforts, we have to keep a single horse alone. If you are housing a solo horse in your barn, you can do a variety of things to make his life alone more comfortable.
Get a Companion Animal
Just because you can’t house…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 20, 2015 at 6:07pm — No Comments
Have you ever thought about what you would do if you had to evacuate your horse in an emergency? We hope that you never have to face an evacuation, but good planning is key to evacuating your horse successfully. Here are some tips to help you get…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 19, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Equestrians are notoriously busy, and sometimes our horse lives and our lives outside the barn conflict. How do you manage your outside life when you have a big show coming up, or when a horse gets sick? These tips can help you find the right balance between your busy horse life and your life outside the barn.
Assess What Your…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 18, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Barn hacks – they’re everywhere, and they make life with horses so much easier. From cheaper alternatives to super smart moves to save time and improve the function of your barn, we’ve gathered the best barn hacks together in a single list.
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 14, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments
When it comes to your plans for your horse's retirement, is donating him to a therapeutic riding program an option? Donating your horse to a therapeutic riding program may seem like an ideal option, but therapeutic riding…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 13, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Riders are a unique group of people. We find enjoyment in riding thousand-plus-pound animals, in challenging ourselves to overcome our natural fears, and in paying exorbitant amounts of money to do so. But let’s be honest – we all love being a part of this fascinating group. Check out this fun list of things that only true riders can really…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 13, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
If you've ever gone riding alone, you understand that riding solo is very different from riding when a friend is present. Riding alone brings with it a unique mental aspect. Let’s take a look at the mental demands of riding alone, and how you can improve those rides you take solo.…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 11, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Ulcers. It’s a diagnosis that horse owners dread. But what exactly are ulcers, and why do they form? Here’s what you need to know about ulcers in your horse.
What Ulcers Are
Ulcers, more specifically gastric ulcers, are a common occurrence in performance horse. Ulcers are lesions which can form in the lining of a horse’s…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 6, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
When it comes to selling a horse, you want to ensure that he goes to the best home possible. But the truth is that once you sell your horse, you lose control over how he’s treated and cared for. This makes it super important that you find a…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 5, 2015 at 6:30pm — No Comments
At some point, almost any rider will have to ride alone. You may even ride alone on a regular basis. Riding alone can be a wonderful way to connect with your horse, but there’s also an element of danger to mounting up when you’re the only one on the property. Before you ride solo, think about putting some or all of these safety tips to…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on August 4, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments