Beating the Heat

Water Horse

With temperatures in the 90s F and heat indices over 100 F, riding is not on the cards. If it’s so hot that merely carrying a few flakes of hay to the pasture makes you feel like a limp dishrag, the most important thing is to keep your horse cool and comfortable. Our horses live […]

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Think you’re hot? Your horse is even hotter

I know that in just a few months we’ll be complaining that it’s too cold, but right now, it’s way too hot. We’ve had temperatures in the 90s all week with matching humidity. If you don’t ride at 6 a.m., you might as well not bother. Even then I’m keeping the rides short and sweet. […]

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