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May 2021 - Light On Their Feet: Hoof Care

  • April 14, 2021
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Light on Their Feet — Proper Shoeing, Farrier Work Required For A Racehorse To Be At Its Best by Amanda Duckworth ALUMINUM SHOES HAVE been the standard-bearer for decades when it comes to the footwear...

March 27, 2021 - Virus Control: Coronavirus and Equines

  • March 24, 2021
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Virus Control —Coronavirus and Equines by Amanda Duckworth A CLEAN ENVIRONMENT is a key step when it comes to many of the basic management principles, such as fly control, that surround the care of horses...

January 16, 2021 - Mare Health: Early Start

  • January 12, 2021
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Mare Health —EarlyStart by Amanda Duckworth FOR A THOROUGHBRED MARE the ability to become pregnant reliably and deliver a foal safely is ket to being a productive member of a broodmare band. Download this...

November 14, 2020 - Feed: Nightmare Situation

  • November 22, 2020
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Feed —Nightmare Situation by Amanda Duckworth ONE OF THE CORNERSTONES of good horsemanship is a proper feeding schedule. Figuring out the right feed for any horse is important and something many take pride...

October 31, 2020 - Vaccines: Stick to the Schedule

  • October 27, 2020
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Vaccines —Stick to the Scheduled by Amanda Duckworth IN A ROUNDUP of key words from 2020, "vaccine" is likely to make almost any list. Thankfully, when it comes to horses, equine vaccination...

September 12, 2020 - Grooming: Brushing Up On Basics

  • September 15, 2020
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Grooming —Brushing Up On Basics by Amanda Duckworth GROOMING IS PERHAPS the most basic staple of good horse management, and in Thoroughbred racing, few know horses better than their grooms. Download this...

July 11, 2020 - Joint Health: Common Cause

  • July 14, 2020
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Joint Health —Common Cause by Amanda Duckworth SOME ISSUES HORSES struggle with, such as laminitis, can be difficult for people to comprehend fully becuase they are not afflictions humans face. When it...

June 13, 2020 - Deworming: Edge of the Cliff

  • June 09, 2020
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Deworming —Edge of the Cliff by Amanda Duckworth WHILE NOT THE MOST pleasant thought, horses are going to have worms. For decade it was standard procedure to administer dewormer to horses on a regular...

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