“Over the last month, I’d noticed Nemo had been a bit short-strided on the gravel roads at the farm. He wasn’t ‘off,’ but something just wasn’t quite right about his movement.” SmartPaker Ellen Brunelle shares her experience about making the choice to shoe her horse. (more…)
Horse Nation is always working hard to remind you to mind your melon, but never is that so prevalent than during Brain Injury Awareness Month. Today, we want to take a deeper dive into helmet technology. As always SmartPak is here to help.
It’s back! That’s right, another Ask the Vet episode. Find out the answers to your questions on blanketing, sanitizing your stall at show grounds, horse sleep habits, keeping your horse healthy, composting manure and so much more! (more…)
Horse owners spend a lot on supplements (at least I know I do!), but if you’re curious about what’s in your supplement, SmartPak can help. Blogger Casey Fleming put together a list of the top supplement ingredients for 2020. (more…)
SmartPak answers five new questions on topics like steaming vs soaking hay, the benefits of alfalfa cubes vs alfalfa pellets, flax seeds and chia seeds for horses, sidebone in horses, whether or not Coastal Bermuda hay causes colic and so much more!
To blanket or not to blanket? That is the question. When do I blanket? What blanket should I use? Those are also great questions, and the answers aren’t always simple. Fortunately, SmartPak is here to help.
SmartPak answers five new questions on topics like when foals first go into heat, night vs day time turnout, how to avoid rubs from grazing muzzles, diatomaceous earth as a dewormer, when to wean a foal and so much more!