Guidelines for Horse Care in the Winter

With extreme tempatures and weather during the winter months, it can be challenging to keep your horse happy and healthy. Below are a few guidelines that will help! To get started, what is a "healthy horse"? Summer  You should be able to easily palpate the ribs, but not be able to see them easily. The horse should have a smooth glossy hair coat Winter  It should be more difficult to feel the ribs going into winter as they need a better layer of fat to stay warm. The horse should have a … [Read more...]