Recent Blog Posts

  • Easing your Pet Into the Transition of a New Home

    January 1, 2014
    Easing yourself into a new home is a large feat, both physically and emotionally. The stresses of packing up, moving, and finally accepting your new living space as your home can take many months if not longer.
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  • Tips for Keeping Your Cat Relaxed

    December 1, 2013
    If your cat is particularly ornery or you are bringing home a new kitten, here are a few tips for a stress free environment. First, there are plenty of ways to tell if your cat is stressed. A cat will puff out the fur on its tail when it is upset.
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  • Minimizing Stress When Weaning Foals

    December 1, 2013
    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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  • Deer Health and Nutrition Tips during Antler Growth Season

    November 1, 2013
    So much of what we do in the care and feeding of deer passes relatively unnoticed in the short term. But antler growth season is when “instant gratification” seekers can practically see results occur right before their eyes.
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  • The Products that Make Your Blue Ribbon Possible

    November 1, 2013
    With the number of tools there are for grooming, clipping, feeding, trimming, cooling, and conditioning show animals, it is very easy to get confused about what you really need around to do your best during show season.
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  • Keep Your Pets Safe While Trick-Or-Treating this Halloween

    October 1, 2013
    Halloween can be an un-intentionally scary time for pets. In fact, veterinarians see many pet injuries that can be avoided this time of year.
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  • Five Basic Steps For Saddling Your Horse

    September 1, 2013
    Whether you’re applying an english or western saddle, knowing how to saddle your horse is one of the most essential things to know. Here are the steps to take according to Katherine Blocksdorf of About.
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  • What Your Boots Say About You

    August 1, 2013
    There was a recent study published in the Journal of Research in Personality that found it was possible to closely guess someone’s age, income, gender by simply looking at their shoes.
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  • What to Do If Your Horse Is Injured On a Trail Ride

    August 1, 2013
    Most injuries that take place on the trail are generally not serious in nature. Consulting your veterinarian is the suggested and number one step toward preparedness. A prompt response to the injury can reduce damaging complications.
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  • Keeping Wild Birds Cool in the Summer

    July 1, 2013
    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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