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Field Day Essentials

Every year my barn family and I prepare for “field day”. This is one of my most favorite days and one that everybody in the barn looks forward to all summer. You might be wondering, well, what is field day

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What’s New at SmartPak: September

We work hard to make sure that you’ll be able to make the most of your time at the barn with the gear we’ve found just for you. That’s why our selection of tack, apparel, barn gear, and more gets

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#FeelGoodFriday: Dr. Jen Hayes

We asked you to tell us why your veterinarian rocks, and now it’s time for us to share your stories! Because your vet makes your horse feel good, thanking your vet makes you feel good, and being thanked makes your

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Top 10 Tweets from Riders This Week – 9/22

There’s nothing better than sharing a good laugh with fellow riders, and that’s why we’re rounding up our top 10 tweets from riders every week! Check out our picks from this week and let us know if we missed any

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The Rider’s Inner Monologue: Attempted Trail Ride

Well, here we are, back again at the barn with a nervous knot in my stomach. If this seems familiar, it may be that you’re remembering the last time we hung out on ‘Vet Check Day’. (If you weren’t with

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Yin & Yang – The Happy Balance of Keeping Your White Horse White and Your Black Horse Black

The majority of the time my white horse looks like a mud monster and in the summer my black horse turns into a pumpkin…but that doesn’t stop me from doing everything and anything I possibly can to keep Indy clean

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SmartPak’s Ultimate Guide to Horse Clipping

To Clip or Not to Clip Your Horse We’ve got the buzz The decision to clip or not to clip your horse depends on a few key factors: your horse’s living environment, how often you can get to the barn

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Adventures of a first-time Show (horse) Mom: Part 2 – Be on time, no really, we’re waiting

As we covered in Part 1, I haven’t actively participated in a horse show in decades. Even with somebody else planning every detail of our show outing, I still felt incredibly rusty. But the show must go on (see what

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2017 National Equine Veterinarian Week

We’re thrilled to be celebrating the 2017 National Equine Veterinarian Week from September 17th-23rd! We hope you’ll join us, Henry Schein Animal Health, and the Northeast Association of Equine Practitioners (NEAEP) in celebrating by showing appreciation to your equine vet

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Top 10 Tweets from Riders This Week – 9/15

We’re riders and horse owners just like you, and we like to laugh about silly horsey tweets, too! That’s why we’re going to be sharing our top tweets from riders every week. Check out this week’s list, and then comment

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Top Tips for Preparing for an Overnight Vet Visit

Sending our horses for an overnight visit to the vet can be as stressful as our own family members being in the hospital. In some cases, your horse spending the night at the vet is an emergency situation and you

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#FeelGoodFriday: Dr. Paul Erwin

We asked you to tell us why your veterinarian rocks, and now it’s time for us to share your stories! Because your vet makes your horse feel good, thanking your vet makes you feel good, and being thanked makes your

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New, improved, and backed by $7,500 of FREE colic surgery reimbursement

Thousands of horse owners have chosen to protect themselves and their horses with the ColiCare™ program, and this smart choice just got even smarter! ColiCare eligible supplements contain the comprehensive digestive support of SmartDigest Ultra, including prebiotics, probiotics, and enzymes.

Posted in Health & Nutrition

The Smart Horse Owner’s Guide to Horse Nutrition & Supplements

What’s Inside INTRODUCTION Nature vs. Now CHAPTER 1 A Smarter Diet Focus on Forage Evaluate Energy Needs Round out the MVPs Add a Dash of Salt Balance Your Fats Get Smart About Supplements CHAPTER 2 Best Selling Basics Joint Supplements

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Enter Our 2017 Helmet Awareness Day Sweepstakes

Thanks for your interest in our 2017 Helmet Awareness Day Sweepstakes! This giveaway is now closed for entries, and we’ll be announcing the winners at noon on September 25th. Check out the prizes: SmartPak’s 2017 Helmet Awareness Day Sweepstakes OFFICIAL

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