Horses are highly sensitive to dust and mould particles therefore excessive inhalation of these could lead to breathing problems, both short and long term. The longer the distance travelled, the greater the chance of problems occurring even under the most seemingly ideal travelling conditions. Respiratory conditions can be very damaging to a horse’s performance, so […]
Horse health company Haygain take a look at the ways we can keep our horses happy and comfortable when they are stabled in the winter.
Something that many keen equestrians may not know, is that their beloved horses or ponies have evolved to cope incredibly well with a range of temperatures. Their bodies and behaviour adapt to the changes in weather, so that their internal body temperature can remain at a steady 38°C. That means they are perfectly comfortable […]