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Horses eating hay in winter

5 Winter feeding tips

Use these simple tips and techniques to keep your horse happy and healthy when the weather turns cold.

Some horses seem naturally more prone to weight loss; a “hard keeper” may have a metabolism that requires more than the usual amount of calories for maintenance.

Feeding horses for weight gain

When your horse is too thin, whether it’s a short-term aberration or a chronic struggle, careful feeding can keep his weight up.

After your load of hay arrives, your next task is preserving its quality for the months ahead.

Horse Hay Storage Tips

Filling your loft or storage shed with good quality hay when it's plentiful (and least expensive) is like putting money in the bank. Here's how to make sure your hay hoard stays safe from spoilage.