Researchers concluded that packaging type impacted shelf life and horse preference of treats.
It important to know the weight of both small square and large round hay bales to determine feeding rate and economic costs.
My neighbors host a 4th of July party every year with large fireworks. The fireworks spook and scare my horses. What can I do to help calm my horses?
If you want to buy large round bales of hay for horses, read these tips.
Research conducted in Sweden, investigated horses' daytime shelter-seeking behavior in relation to weather conditions and insect activity during the summer.
It has been suggested that feeding hay before a grain meal will slow the rate of grain intake. This concept is not well researched; therefore, a study was designed to test the hypothesis that feeding hay before a grain meal would slow intake rate.
The GAO analysis shows that U.S. horses intended for slaughter are now traveling significantly greater distances to reach their final destination, where they are not covered by U.S. humane slaughter protections.
Variation in the athletic performance of some mares that appear related to the estrous cycle have been observed. Estrus‐related behavioral or performance problems include difficulties during riding or training, back or flank pain, aggressiveness to other horses or people, frequent urination, colic signs and undesirable estrous behavior during competition or training.