Playing Feed Tag BINGO

There are currently hundreds of commercial horse feed formulations offered by just the major feed companies.  If we include the smaller companies and local mills the number increases into the thousands. Owners use different criteria for making these decisions but the one I see most frequently is the feed tag.  Read more…

brown dried grass in close up photography

Hay 101

Since I keep emphasizing the importance of forage in the equine diet I thought it was time to post a little something about it.  I want to apologize for the length of this piece and I considered breaking it up into a couple of different posts but everything is interconnected. Read more…

Feeding the Senior Horse

One of the most rewarding calls I receive is for senior horses.  There is nothing that brings as much personal fulfilment as putting together a feeding program for a retired lesson horse that has spent the past 20 years carrying students.  Think about the book that lesson horse could write Read more…