Horse Products and Services Articles

Horse Fencing 101 ~ by Windriver Fence

Article by WindRiver Fence It is my intention in this brief article to touch on a few of the more popular types of horse fencing and offer the pros and cons of each type. One could probably teach or take a semester long course on fencing. There are nearly as many types and brands of fences as there are breeds of horses. First and foremost livestock fences are meant to…


Back Strain is a big issue for Horse Handlers

Back Strain is a big issue for Horse Handlers, especially those in charge of cleaning, trimming and shoeing horses.  Hoofjack® has been successfully making and marketing a device that has eased the backs of tens of thousands of horse owners across the country.   Reduce strain to back and knees while picking out hooves. Supports the hoof during treatment and bandaging procedures. Apply polish standing up and dirt free using the…


Super Scooper Horse Manure Management and Pickup

Horse Manure Management Super Scooper is horse manure management that saves time and effort. Healthier horses and healthier pastures. Spend time riding not picking.  Super Scooper was invented in Australia and won a national inventors contest.  A great deal of engineering went into it’s design and construction.  Certain areas are heavily welded and reinforced.  The metal is galvanized and the entire unit is powder coated.  A fixed heavy milled metal blade…


Colorado Trails Ranch – Dude Ranch Vacation

If you are looking for an all-inclusive family vacation adventure that your family will never forget, you need to consider Colorado Trails Guest Ranch, set in the in the beautiful in the San Juan Mountains.   This fun-filled dude ranch experience will create new friends, family togetherness and oh so many wonderful memories. The Best Way to Experience the San Juan Mountains. Horseback riding in Colorado is an incredibly unique way…


What you feed your horse is important

Non GMO Flax Seed Horse Feed:   What you feed your horse is important – and when looking for the most nutritious horse feed, one has to seriously consider the source.  One company in North Dakota has created a one-of-a-kind cold milling process for their flax seed equine feed, that keeps all nutrients intact.  They don’t crush, grind or separate flax oil from the seed creating the best quality cold…


Move these portable barns around your property

As we all know, a great addition to any ranch or large property is a quality horse barn — but you don’t have to raid your life savings!   One of the easiest and least expensive ways to achieve a functional and attractive horse & animal barn starts with portable wooden barns and run-in sheds.  And when quality and affordability are important, Texas based Deer Creek Structures, family owned and operated since…


Let Big Sprinkler help you keep the dust down

Commercial Grade Sprinkler Systems for Pasture Watering and Dust Control   Big Sprinkler.com is a source for those “hard to find” pasture watering commercial grade sprinkler heads, pumps, and accessories not available in local stores. Our wheeled sprinkler carts are an affordable solution for irrigating larger areas such as gardens, yards, playgrounds, sports fields, horse riding arenas, and much more!  Booster pumps and pre-made hose kits are also available so you can…


Low dust, Pine Flakes & Pelleted Horse Stall Bedding

Guardian Horse Bedding Premium Pine horse stall bedding. Triple screened for dust control we offer a variety of products. Swift Pick mini flake, Gold Small Flake, Traditional flake and our premium pelleted bedding. We ship to most of the US, Canada and around the world from our 10 plants in North America. Dealer inquiries are welcome. A few more reasons to trust the horse bedding experts. Horse bedding, whether pine…


Keep the dust down with hi-tech arena watering solutions!

If you have an arena, you know how important arena watering can be in maintaining moisture content and creating a safe, rideable and workable arena footing, not to mention dust control! MicroRain.net — Micro Rain arena watering systems  have put to use the latest innovation in arena watering technology to create a labor free solution to watering dusty arenas! Horse owners have experimented for years with different methods of watering. Hand watering,…


Porta-Grazer TM Natural Grazing Slow Feeder / Soaker

Porta-Grazer tm Natural Grazing Slow Feeder / Soaker Porta-Grazer ™ comes with several options to choose from whether you need a Mini, XL, Corner Feeder, or a Soaker with auto shut off. All models include a drain plug. Different pan hole sizes to choose from to insure the best fit for your equines needs Second Only To Nature Approved, Owned and Sold by Veterinarians and Equine Dentists! See for yourself…


Travel N Horse Corrals – portable horse corrals

AFFORDABLE HORSE CORRALS Safe, Spacious & Easy to Assemble Travel N Corrals Manufacture Warranty Travel N Corrals feature portable panels that are very lightweight and easy to assemble. We have taken great care and testing to insure the construction of the panels and the assembly mechanisms to interlock the panels to make spacious corrals that are safe and comfortable for your horse. Our Travel N Corrals panels are guaranteed with…


Timeless Fence System – The Post IS the Insulator

  Timeless Fence System offers versatility that other fencing products lack…   UV Protective Coating – Pre-drilled holes every  3 inches  –  Rigid PVC Core made from 100% Recycled Materials:.  Timeless Fence Posts is an eco-friendly and cost-effective alternative to traditional steel t-posts and wood posts widely used in construction, farming, landscaping, and erosion control.  Self Insulating: Ideal for installing electric wire – no insulators needed. High-Tensile wire and electric braid…


Now is Time to Shore Up Your Fencing

Now is the Time to Shore-Up Your Fencing  by Cameo Fencing Spring has sprung…it’s the perfect time to shore-up your existing horse fencing! Wherever you live, the milder weather and persistently-longer days mean it’s time to maintain your horse fence, no matter how low-maintenance your system. Why Spring is Fencing Season What makes spring such a great time to shore-up your fence? If you live in a cold climate, hopefully…


Low Dust Bedding has Your Horse Breathing Easy

Using an exclusive manufacturing process, Guardian Horse Bedding™ has created what may be the industry’s most consistent, lowest dust Bedding Product on the market today that also lasts longer under hoof with greater absorbency. “The Equine respiratory system is very sensitive to airborne particles in certain size ranges,” said company spokesman Claire Bryant.  “Our bedding is manufactured with the equine respiratory system in mind.  We use our products everyday in…


Got MUD Problems? Consider it SOLVED!

  Equine Mud Control ! Is it still raining where you are?  It will, and along with it the heavy mud and standing muck that seems to follow our equestrian friends around.   It’s a big problem all over the country, but being from the Great Northwest, NW Gridworks took mud seriously and developed “Eco GreenGrid” a Mud Control Solution that’s easy to install, durable and it really works!  …


HIT-DRAINGRID – Mud-free Arena Base Construction

 – Mud-free Arena Base Construction HIT DrainGrids are specially developed and manufactured for the Equestrian Industry and provide a level and dry arena base in extreme wet conditions and heavy horse traffic areas.  The HIT DrainGrid is an interlocking system of grids made of heavy duty yet elastic Polyethylene. The unique design of the individual cells of the DrainGrids allow for transversal drainage, meaning water is being drained vertically and horizontally away from the…


Your Horse may need Equine Probiotics

Jackpot Equine Probiotics Sponsored by Bio S.I. Technologies, LLC  — learn more here  www.biositechnology.com Keeping livestock healthy is essential for any livestock operation and it’s now generally accepted that probiotics have a place in this quest for equine health.  The digestive tract of your horse is critical to his health and also to weight gain.   So any means of speeding the recovery of the digestive tract after shipping, worming,  anti-biotic usage,…


Give your Horse Barn An Elegant, Functional Makeover…

Give your Horse Barn An Elegant, Functional Makeover… Let Rockin J Equine show you the way! Family owned since the early 80s, Rockin J Horse stalls has been taking Equestrians with awesome Barn Interior ideas, just like you, from concept to reality.  They’ve delivered some of the best looking, safe and functional, customized barn interiors in the industry, all based on solid pre-galvanized steel. This welded construction means there are no…


Use The Healing Power of Sunlight – in Your Barn!

Use the Healing Power of Sunlight Ah yes, sunlight!   It’s warm, soothing and feels so good -and the healing and healthful effects of sunlight are well known.   Now you can use the Power of Sunlight in Your Indoor barn. Introducing the Warendorf Horse Solarium, the most powerful therapeutic horse solariums on the market! Powered by special infrared bulb heaters, the Warendorf Horse Solarium provides a pleasant warming effect that improves…


SleekEZ – the Best Horse Grooming Tool Ever!

Horse Grooming – No matter what time of year it is,  when you’ve got cats, dogs, horses, saddle pads – they all have one thing in common – HAIR!    So, when someone handed me a new grooming tool and then claimed to have the final solution to the shedding problem, I decided it was time to check it out.   At first, I found the new www.SleekEZ.com to be awkward, stiff,…