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Tips to help you care for your equine buddy, natural horse care and "how to" articles.
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Just A Spoonful Of Peppermint Helps The Medicine Go Down

Just A Spoonful Of Peppermint Helps The Medicine Go Down | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Take a tip from Mary Poppins - Adding peppermint essential oil to not so tasty medications and supplements can make them more palatable to your horse.
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Blister Beetle Basics - TheHorse.com

Blister Beetle Basics - TheHorse.com | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Blister beetles in your horse's alfalfa can be deadly. Here's what to watch for and how to keep your horses healthy.
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Heaves (COPD) In The Horse - What You Need To Know

Heaves (COPD) In The Horse - What You Need To Know | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Heaves is an asthma-like condition that can be aggravated by things such as allergens like pollen, dust and mold spores. What to look for, treatments, causes.
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Making Babies - Supporting The Equine Reproductive System

Making Babies - Supporting The Equine Reproductive System | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
This month in our private essential oil training group we are discussing the many different ways that essential oils can benefit and support the equine reproductive system and be used to help both broodmares and foals from pre-conception to after the baby arrives.
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Effects of Equine Conditioning

Effects of Equine Conditioning | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Read to learn how your horse's body adapts to the challenges of conditioning with incremental increases in intensity and duration, and how the horse's fitness and coordination improve in the process.
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How to Care for Your Horse After Gelding Surgery

How to Care for Your Horse After Gelding Surgery | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Here’s what to watch out for after your colt’s castration.
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7 Summer-time Disease Prevention Tips for Horse Owners

7 Summer-time Disease Prevention Tips for Horse Owners | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
”With summer just around the corner, increased activity and travel brings exposure to equine upper respiratory diseases such as equine influenza, equine herpesvirus and strangles.”
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Can Management Help an Ulcer-Prone Horse? - TheHorse.com

Can Management Help an Ulcer-Prone Horse? - TheHorse.com | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Is there a specific type of diet that should be followed for a horse diagnosed with ulcers?
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A to Z of Vitamin & Mineral Deficiencies & Toxicities in Horses

A to Z of Vitamin & Mineral Deficiencies & Toxicities in Horses | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Of all the nutrients that a horse requires to survive, vitamins and minerals represent the smallest percentage of the equine diet.
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First Aid in Treating Equine Injuries

First Aid in Treating Equine Injuries | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Learn the three rules for treating equine injuries and how to treat the most common wounds and fractures.
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Horses Require Extra Attention when Temperatures Plummet

Horses Require Extra Attention when Temperatures Plummet | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
With freezing temperatures comes the need for extra care and attention for horses and other equids.
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Equine Strength Training

Equine Strength Training | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
 Learn the 3 major training goals for your horse and how riding up and down hills and walking through water help condition your horse in all three areas.
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Horse Health Care in Winter: Tips on Horse Feed and More | Holistic Horsekeeping

Horse Health Care in Winter: Tips on Horse Feed and More | Holistic Horsekeeping | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Keeping your horse warm, healthy, and happy during the winter can be challenging, especially if you live in a climate with extreme cold weather.
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How to help your horse kiss 'Kissing Spine' goodbye - Horsetalk.co.nz

How to help your horse kiss 'Kissing Spine' goodbye - Horsetalk.co.nz | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
The science behind Kissing Spine and avoiding it with simple exercises to improve your horse's gaits.
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10 Cool Smartphone Apps For Horse Lovers

10 Cool Smartphone Apps For Horse Lovers | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
10 cool smartphone apps for horse lovers - access first aid, horse care and equestrian activity information in the palm of your hand.
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Cool apps I already have a couple but missed the one about caveletti, Hopefully it will adjust for a gaited horse.

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Janitor, Exterminator, Excavator - The Handy Dung Beetle

Janitor, Exterminator, Excavator - The Handy Dung Beetle | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Quietly emerging en masse in late spring and early summer, you see them quietly going about their business - the tank of the insect world, the dung beetle.
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Using The Zyto Compass Scanner On Horses

Using The Zyto Compass Scanner On Horses | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Video demonstration on how to use the Zyto Compass Scanner on horses, going through the results from the scan, choosing essential oils to your horse.
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New app helps horse owners monitor vital health data

New app helps horse owners monitor vital health data | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Equine Guelph has a new Horse Health Tracker app available as a free download.
As with most animals, it can be difficult to tell if a horse is feeling ill, and horse owners sometimes worry they might...
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10 Cool Smartphone Apps For Horse Lovers

10 Cool Smartphone Apps For Horse Lovers | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
10 cool smartphone apps for horse lovers - access first aid, horse care and equestrian activity information in the palm of your hand.
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Understanding Pelleted Horse Feeds - TheHorse.com

Understanding Pelleted Horse Feeds - TheHorse.com | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Learn how pelleted feeds are produced and weigh their pros and cons.
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Is Early Detection of Arthritis in Horses Finally a Reality? - TheHorse.com

Is Early Detection of Arthritis in Horses Finally a Reality? - TheHorse.com | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Radiographs (X rays) and low-field MRI appear to be useful tools for diagnosing early-stage arthritis.
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Study: Hops Can Help Reduce Fructan Fermentation - TheHorse.com

Study: Hops Can Help Reduce Fructan Fermentation - TheHorse.com | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Vets could potentially use hops extract to mediate health conditions associated with carbohydrate overload.
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Participation Sought on Performance Horse Management Survey - TheHorse.com

Participation Sought on Performance Horse Management Survey - TheHorse.com | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
The survey is for a study into links between management practices and musculoskeletal health, injury, and performance.
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A Peek Inside Our Inner Circle...First Aid For Horses And Dogs

A Peek Inside Our Inner Circle...First Aid For Horses And Dogs | Horse Health Tips | Scoop.it
Get a sneak peek inside our Inner Circle this month - Using Essential Oils For First Aid For Horses And Dogs.
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Resources - The Many Functions of L-Methionine in the Equine Diet - Uckele Health & Nutrition

Have you heard of L-methionine? Here's why it plays an important function in your horse's diet and overall health:
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