Monthly Archives: November, 2016

Thrush Treatment

White lightening soaks are considered by many to be the gold standard in hoof funk treatment, whether it be thrush or white line disease.  However, it is very expensive (~$2.48 per ounce) and requires a tedious air tight application.  Fortunately there is another product with the same active ingredient (Chlorine Dioxide) at a MUCH lower price …

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Infrared Thermometer Use For Horses

Anyone who knows me is well aware that I am a big worrier about my horses’ soundness and wellbeing. Maybe too much.  I always envision worst case scenario and stress about little things more than most people would.  I do a quick check of everyone’s legs and pick hooves daily.  Before hauling out for a …

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Horse Vac

Grooming a mud covered furry horse in the winter is no easy task.   Horse vacuum systems work great but come with a hefty price tag.   However, I found this great curry attachment that works with an ordinary shop vac for $20.  I’ve been using it for years and really like it. 

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