3 common spring-training injuries

The forecast has stopped making you shudder, and horses are shedding hair like it’s going out of fashion. It’s the perfect time of year to bring your horse back into regular exercise. Don’t let lameness dampen your fun. Here are three common injuries associated with spring training and tips on how to prevent and treat…

The only liniment you’ll ever need

I’m a just-in-case horse owner. My tack locker and tack trunk are crammed with all sorts of first aid and equine health care products. Poultice, just in case my horse punctures his hoof. Eye wash, just in case he scratches his eye. Thrush treatment, just in case we get a week of wet weather. So…