Recent Blog Posts

  • Friendliest Dog Breeds for a Family Lifestyle

    September 1, 2012
    When choosing a pet, it is very important to consider the compatibility between your home situation and the tendencies of the animal you would like to own.
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  • What You Should Know For Getting Your Horse Shod for Fall/Winter

    September 1, 2012
    It is generally accepted that finding the right horseshoe is extremely important for riding in temperate climates in the winter. Riding outdoors in the winter demands a special type of shoe that prevents your horse from serious injury.
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  • Minimizing Stress When Weaning Foals

    August 1, 2012
    Weaning a foal naturally induces high stress and can lead to illness, loss of weight, or injury. That means an unhappy foal that is costly of your time, money, and resources.
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  • What to Do If Your Horse Has Parasites

    August 1, 2012
    It is common that a horse has parasites, and treatment is routinely needed throughout the horse’s lifetime. • Precautions to Reduce Parasites: Some precautions to reduce parasites include removing manure from the horses stall.
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  • The Importance of a Healthy Hoof

    July 1, 2012
    Horse hoof care is an important issue for all horse owners.  While a horse may be able to sustain injury or illness in many parts of its body, the hoof bears weight and so adds hundreds of pounds of stress to any ailment.
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  • Keeping Wild Birds Cool in the Summer

    July 1, 2012
    Although wild birds have many ways to keep themselves cool, as a wild bird enthusiast you can help them avoid becoming overheated. • Provide a Water Source: Provide a bird bath with clean fresh water, and no more than a couple of inches of water in the bath for bathing.
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  • 10 Care Tips for Lovely Roses

    June 30, 2012
       The very best way to care for your roses is to give them them sufficient water1 Roses thrive if they get enough water. But they don’t like to be water-logged and prefer a well-drained soil.2.
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  • Organic Gardening Basics

    June 1, 2012
    Questions come to mind when you think of organic gardening: Will I have to share my crop with the insects and pests? Should I plant twice as much and work twice as hard only to have half the yield?
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  • Show Season: Tips for Preparing Your Animals

    June 1, 2012
    Livestock shows are a great chance to show off your hard work, but to accurately represent your skill you will need to be very well prepared.
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  • Natural Tips for Fighting Weeds

    May 1, 2012
    It is that time again! Warm weather is finally here, and the blooming flowers and green grass are good reminders that it’s time to start thinking about ways to fight weeds.
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