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Instant Gratification

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One-of-a-Kind Style On the Double We guarantee that embroidered or engraved items will ship out in two business days, or the embroidery’s on us! Around here, we don’t believe in trade-offs. Want it personalized and want it fast? You’ve come

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All Wrapped Up

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Some like it hot, others prefer to play it cool, and everybody loves their main squeeze. Whatever your wrapping needs are, we’ve got you covered. Cold Therapy Best For: New injuries, Excessive Heat, Swelling How it Works: Helps reduce inflammation,

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That’s a Wrap!

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You want to give your horse the support he needs, but with all the options out there, it can be tough to wrap your head around it.  So we made it easy! On Cloud Nine Wilker’s Combo Quilt Wraps are

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Give your senior exactly what he needs

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Every horse’s needs change as they age, but they don’t all change in the same ways. Supporting your senior where he needs it most can keep him going strong for years to come. Not sure where to start? Check out

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Meet Melanie & Joker

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Name: Joker Gender: Gelding Breed: Quarter Horse Age: 18 Discipline: Barrel Racing Owners: Melanie McGee Four years ago, Joker’s hocks were so sore, he nearly had to retire from barrel racing. My vet recommended supporting his joints with a supplement,

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The Inside Scoop: Is My Horse’s Grain Enough?

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You can figure out what your horse is getting from his grain – just follow these 3 easy steps! Need help? Call our experts at 1-888-818-1459. HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED: • the label from your horse’s grain bag • a

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Feed Smarter Not Harder

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As the inventors of SmartPaks, we know a thing or two about solving problems in the feed room. Check out these smart solutions! SureScoop Say goodbye to guesswork. The SureScoop makes it easy to know exactly how much you’re feeding,

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What was your SmartPaks “Ah-ha!” Moment?

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We’ve spent a lot of time in feed rooms, and seen a lot of interesting ways horse owners try to manage their supplements. We polled our Facebook fans to find out the moment when they realized SmartPaks could change their

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Meet Betty, Maggie & Buckingham Princess

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Name: Buckingham Princess (Lia) Gender: Mare Breed: Thoroughbred Age: 7 Discipline: Hunter/Jumper Owners: Betty and Maggie Shapiro My daughter Maggie and her Thoroughbred mare, Lia, are quite the team. They have been together over two years, and have made so

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Meet Claudia and Quatro

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With the rigorous demands of high level competition at his age, Quatro’s SmartPaks are critical to his success. When deciding what supplements to give him, we looked at what SmartPak offered for the ultimate joint and connective tissue support.

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Bugs Beware

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There are very few things that you can get a room full of riders to agree on, but hating flies is definitely one of them. Fly sprays are great, but a bottle-a-week habit can really put a dent in your budget. Fortunately, supplements can help!

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Shine On!

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For the ultimate show-ring shine, support your horse’s skin and coat, inside and out!

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Meet Lisa and MH Kolaar

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Since starting SmartFlex Senior, I have seen a HUGE difference in my 23 year-old gelding. His successful showing career was cut short when he was kicked in the leg. After numerous surgeries and a long rehab, he was stiff and sore but never lost his spirit.

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Putting it All Together

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In an ideal world, your horse would spend all of his time grazing on acres of fresh pasture. His diet would be complete and balanced, just like Mother Nature intended. You would have a picture-perfect ride every time, and you definitely would’ve won the lottery by now. As horse owners, we strive for ideal but know we’re still living in the real world. That’s why we’ve broken down what you can do to get your horse’s diet as close to ideal as possible.

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Meet Brooke and Denali

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Name: Storm City Slew (“Denali”) Breed: Thoroughbred Discipline: Dressage Gender: Mare Age: 7 Owner: Brooke Lyle Freeburg SmartFlex RepairWe bought Denali at an auction, and gave her a few months off to just be a horse. She started into dressage

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