Are you and your horse ready for “winter’s worst”? Whether that means a freak warm spell or record snow, this edition of EQUUS Extra has you covered. From winterizing your barn and ordering enough hay to periodic health checks and equine eldercare, we’ll help you prepare.
For instance, do you know how your horse’s nutritional needs change when the mercury drops? And why dehydration is a cold-weather risk that can lead to colic? We’ll also provide tips for exercise, blanketing and barn ventilation that can help keep your horse healthy and happy this winter. Read on to learn more.
Also featured in this edition:
- Fear-free footing
- Must-have winter supplies
- Fire safety