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About seven years ago, Suzan Kissee bought Mollie, a very nice Thoroughbred mare, for her daughter. After breeding Mollie, the two got more than they bargained for...unexpected twins.
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This Oregon woman's unusual arena helps trail horses get past their fears.
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As the weather heats up, so do the chances your horses may fall victim to heat stress.
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As a rule, most livestock do a pretty good job keeping themselves warm in the winter, but when summer temperatures soar, they may need some help keeping cool. These products can help.
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Ever since Pat Whitman was a little girl, she badly wanted a horse. She didn't have to ride it, she just wanted to be around the horse, and enjoy taking care of it. Pat is now a grandmother, and...
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Good fences make good neighbors, and they keep animals safe and secure.
Fencing options There are many fencing options for horses, ranging from simple to high tech. But before you dig the first fence post, plan your site carefully. Consider size, convenience, and the...
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Weaning can be a stressful time for mares and foals. But with the right planning and spotting the signs when the foal is ready, you'll reduce both the physical and emotional stress. It's...
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Horses that develop neurologic problems may have been bitten by a mosquito carrying the West Nile virus. There is no way to prevent all mosquito bites, but a vaccination will protect your horse from...
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It's important to vaccinate your horses to keep them healthy. Be sure to maintain their immune systems with regular boosters. Radio interview source: Dr. Wendy Vaala, Veterinarian, Intervet/...
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Newborn foals are usually protected from disease from their mother's milk. As they get older, it's up to you to protect them with a regular vaccination program. Protecting your foal from...

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