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Traveling with Your Horse? Reduce the Red Tape

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Whether it’s a short distance or a long trip, you’ve got a lot to think about any time you haul your horse. Getting all the right tests done and paperwork filled out may seem like a lot of extra time and money. In this article, you’ll find out what you need to travel and why.

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On the Road AGAIN

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The old adage “better safe than sorry” applies to countless aspects of horsemanship, but perhaps none more so than trailering. To help your horse stay safe, and yourself stay sane, keep your trailer well- stocked and organized, so that you’ll be ready for anything.

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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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Arrive Safely and In Style

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Handle with Care This plush, hand- rubbed sheepskin Shipping Halter will keep your horse feeling good and looking great when you’re on the road. The double-stitched 1″ leather halter is made by skilled Amish craftsmen, so you know it’s built

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Trailering a Horse Long-Distance

My horse is going to have to make a 15 hour trip in the trailer this summer. I am going to break it up into two parts, but it is still not going to be any fun for him. He

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Blanketing when Trailering

I will be keeping one of my horses in a heated barn this winter. I will trailer her back and forth to team penning events and would like to know what type of blanket I should use when I am

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