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Does your horse pee a lot? 3 reasons why this could be a serious problem

While some horses only pee in their own stall, others feel free to do it where it suits them....

Equine pain face: How to spot if your horse is in pain

Do you know the expression equine pain face? When your horse is in pain and trying to show it?...

Low or high? The location of the hay net affects the horse’s back, neck and jaw

The hay net has long been a controversial topic in the equine world. It can extend the eating and...

Study: How does your weight affect your horse?

Article after article has been written about how much weight a horse can carry. Some consistently refer to the...

Do you pick up the poop? Why it is important to remember

You have probably heard this sentence many times: "Remember to scoop up the poop after your horse!" And with...

Trouble with the horse’s jaw joint can cause a number of problems

You have probably read about the horse's jaw joint before. In recent years, there has been a lot of...

Help your horse with 3 of nature’s own oils

Are you skeptical about using oil for your horse? We are not talking about the cheap cooking oil from...

9 signs to look out for: When is your horse getting old?

Do you know when your horse is old? Or getting older? It is often said that a horse can...

20 fascinating facts about the horse’s tail, its anatomy and function

Many of us do not give the horse´s tail much thought. But in fact, it can tell us quite...

Cataracts is no obstacle: “I would not trade Cece for anything”

For many riders, a horse with cataracts will probably seem like something of a challenge. Maybe even like a...

How tall will your horse be? Figure it out here

Did you know when you bought your young horse – how tall it would end up being? Then maybe...

The anatomy of road apples: How to check if the horse is healthy

The way your horse lives can have a big impact on your horse´s stool – or road apples. The...

Field time: How many kilometers do horses walk every day?

Have you ever wondered how much your horse actually moves when he´s turned out? Then look no further. A...

New horse in the herd? How to integrate it

We all know horror stories when it comes to integrating a new horse into the herd. Many have been...

Surface in the arena: How important is it for your horse?

Do you know how important the surface in the arena is when it comes to health of your horse?...

Barefoot horses: Should you shoe your horse or go unshod?

There is much debate about the pros and cons around barefoot horses. It is a subject that can elicit...

Help your Icelandic horse to a summer without eczema

Summer is for 50% of the imported Icelandic horses synonymous with eczema. The horse gets an itchy and scaly...

Colic: What to do – and what not to do

Colic is one of the diseases most seen in the equine world, and it is never fun to stand...

Intestinal worms: How to fight the nasty little buggars

The summer is the peak season for your horse to become infected with intestinal worms. Here you can learn...

Fluid needs: How many liters of fluid does your horse contain

The horse's fluid need is quite large. So how can you stay on top of the heat and make...

Spot the horse’s sunburn and give first aid to the scalded muzzle

Do you know how to treat a muzzle with a sunburn? Summer is here and with that lots of...

Heat regulation: How to best help your horse in the summer

Do you know how to deal with heat regulation? When the temperatures reach around 25 degrees celcius, our horses...

Veterinarian: Where most injuries come from and how to avoid them

We all want to avoid injuries. The many ways we use the horses challenge their physique. Therefore, the same...

Riding accident without safety vest: “It is a miracle I am still here”

Karin Rosenberg Engelbrecht is a in a bit of a hurry. Not remotely thinking about any kind of riding...
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