Farm and Ranch

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4 things to do for your horse before a weather emergency

Preparation can be the key to keeping your horses safe during a weather emergency or natural disaster.

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Why you need to shovel out your horse trailer this winter

In a veterinary emergency during the winter, your ability to quickly hitch up and pull your horse trailer can make the life-or-death difference.

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3 ways to prevent blanket injuries

Protect your horse from common blanket-related problems this winter with these simple measures.

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Getting ready for winter? Don't forget your trailer

When winterizing your farm and property, don’t overlook one crucial step: making sure your trailer is ready to go.

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Dollar Store Finds: For General Horse Barn Chores

Trim your horse-keeping expenses by buying some of your incidentals at your local dollar store.

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Dollar Store Finds: For Grooming Your Horse

Trim your horse-keeping expenses by buying some of your incidentals at your local dollar store.

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Dollar Store Finds: To Get Your Barn and Tack Room Organized:

Trim your horse-keeping expenses by buying some of your incidentals at your local dollar store.

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Shopping for an Immersion heater

Encourage your horse to drink this winter with a device that safely keeps his water from freezing.

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Tractor Talk: A Rookie's Guide to Buying a Tractor

A rookie's guide to determining the best tractor to buy to maintain your horse property.

A little preparation can go a long way in helping horses not only tolerate winter weather but actually enjoy it.

4 ways to get your older horse ready for winter

Do these commonsense measures now to help keep your horse happy, healthy and sound no matter throughout the cold weather months.

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Limited land? No Problem!

With a little extra effort, you can enjoy the advantages of a large farm even if you keep your horses on a relatively small acreage.

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4 must-do tasks when spring-cleaning your barn

This is the season to clean, organize and repair. If you set your spring-cleaning sights on the barn, don't overlook these four important tasks.

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Be wary of these winter footing challenges

Cold weather sometimes creates hazardous footing, especially for older, arthritic horses.

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Which horse bedding harbors more bacteria?

Research reveals what bedding types have natural anti-bacterial properties.

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TLC for pasture trees

Take steps to protect the health of the trees in your horse's pastures.

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The latest in barn lights

If you’re squinting at your horses under old incandescent bulbs and flickering fluorescents, it might be time to upgrade. Today’s energy-efficient lighting choices may cost more up front, but you can net huge savings over time.

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From naughty to nice

After undergoing a simple four-step rehabilitation program, Gibson went from a terror around the barn to a welcome visitor.

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My Favorite Barn Tools

These 9 implements help me make short work of chores so I’ll have more time to ride. Do you have them in your shed?

My forever horse

A horse who exemplified heart, presence and courage, Topcat not only helped me become a successful trainer but a better human being as well.

Riders to the rescue

With the help of an extended horse community, two horsemen have found new homes for more than 8,600 dogs in need.

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7 Top Tricks for Becoming a Fly Control Expert

From Basic Manure Management to Advanced Fly Control in 7 Easy Steps