Basic Care And Safety

Basic Care And Safety

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – An Introduction

Basic care of the horse are the steps you would find in the “quick start up guide” found with something you buy from the appliance store or the car you bought.  Safety is all about common sense.  The basic problems here are 1) many horse owners are new to owning...

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Bandaging Non-wounds

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Dirty Horses

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Euthanasia

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Fly Protection

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Grooming

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Hoof Care

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Horse Shoes

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Identification

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Leading Foals

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Leading Two Horses Safely

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Older Horse Care

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Personal Safety

SummaryArticleVideosRelated Material Many of us work alone with horses.  I have included some videos here that will help you remain safe while working alone.  I prefer working alone because in the event where the horse suddenly reacts, I only need to think about my...

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Quick Release Knot For Tying

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Sheath Cleaning Without Sedation

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – The Cast Horse

SummaryArticleVideosRelated Material The cast horse is whan a horse lays down too close to a wall or fence. In an effort to get up, they cannot get their limbs underneath their bodies. They become stuck and what follows is dependant on the horse. Either they become...

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Wasted Hay

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Horse Basic Care And Safety – Weather

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Podcast #011 – Drug Classes In Horses

There are 3 very basic classes of medications in horses that I want to describe today to help horse owners understand what they are and why there is a price difference. Legend drugs are the original product protected by patents and are sold under a famous marketed...

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Podcast #013 – Sleep In Horses

Sleep is something every animal on the planet does including insects, birds, fish, aquatic mammals, you, me and our horses. We humans spend a third of our lives sleeping and in that time we repair and strengthen our health systems. So do our horses but little is...

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Stop The Confusion Part 1- A HorseTalk™ Webcast

May 17, 2015 Sandwich board is sprung and not doing its job. Discussion: Select the topic from below then advance to the time mark. 00:00 – Introduction (skip this) 08;26 – Parasite control 12:35 – Gravity as the enemy of horses 16:45 – Body...

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Stop The Confusion Part 2- A HorseTalk™ Webcast

July 28, 2015 Tie a horse to a ring so the horse can easily and completely be released. Select the topic from below then advance to the time mark. 00:01:45 – Tying horses 00:05:30 – Deworming horses 00:14:00 – Intro to Doc T (please skip this part)...

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Top 10 Horse Barn Safety Tips – a HorseTalk™ Webcast

This is Doc T with my HorseTalk™ webcast about the Top 10 Barn and Farm Safety Tips. This is a FAST PACED video so get a pad of paper and pen to write down all the ideas I go through to make your farm safer for horses. Most of the dangerous things on your farm are not...

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Topic – Barn Structures – Casting Rails

SummaryArticleVideosRelated Material A horse becomes cast when they lie down next to a wall with their legs facing away from that wall then they roll over onto their backs and continue that roll until their legs now face that wall (they roll over). Instead of having...

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Topic – Barn Structures – Stall Wall Sandwich Boards

SummaryArticleVideosRelated Material Stall walls made of plank boards stacked on edge inside a channel make a quick set up for stalls.  They also provide an easy way to take the wall down to double the size of a stall.  A sandwich board ties these boards together...

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Topic – Sleep In Horses

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