Friday, November 13 2015 by Editor
Mare Power at the Longines World Cup & Heaps of Other Equestrian Entertainment Midweek at the Royal By Kim MacMillan All photos by Shelley Higgins/Copyright MacMillan Photography It’s hard to describe the importance of the Royal Winter Fair to someone who hasn’t been there before. This year our associate photographer Sarah Miller is accompanying me to attend her very first Winter Fair for two days and it will be fun to watch her reaction to the animals, the shopping, the horse show and the many delightful epicurean treats available
When you own a horse barn with multiple horses, there’s a good chance that you spend most of your chore time cleaning stalls. Stall cleaning is a necessary chore, but did you know that you can actually design your horse barn to make stall cleaning easier? Here are some tips that you’ll want to consider when planning and building your barn! Include Generously Sized Stalls One of the biggest mistakes that new barn owners make is to install stalls in their barn that are really too small for their horses.
Your farm and barn are your sanctuary. They are places where you and your family can enjoy your horses in peace. Or they should be, at least – encroaching development of neighboring properties or busy nearby roads can leave your private property feeling anything but. Don’t worry, though – we’ve come up with some great ways that can add privacy to your farm! Set the Barn and House Back from the Road One of the best ways to create privacy for your property begins with the construction stage.
Saturday, November 07 2015 by Editor
$500 Shipping Credit When You Adopt a Needy Retired Racehorse APPROVED ADOPTERS – Here’s your chance to give one of these needy retired racehorses a loving home and receive up to $500 in shipping credit from New Vocations! Our facilities are in desperate need of stall space for the long waiting list of retiring racehorses that need to be admitted into our program. Therefore, we are willing waive some adoption fees and help with shipping costs.
If you’ve taken a look at Pinterest lately, you’ve probably seen some gorgeously luxurious tack rooms. Your tack room stores some of your most valuable equipment, and there’s nothing better than a light, bright, and airy tack room.
We can all feel it – winter is coming! This means that now is the time to get your horse ready for winter. Do you have the following items on your to-do list this month
Are you thinking about adding a horse feeder to your barn or pasture? Horse feeders have many different benefits, and often they are a worthwhile investment. If you’re still on the fence about whether you should use a feeder for your horse, consider the following factors
Friday, October 30 2015 by Editor
As you plan out how you will bring your dream barn to life , are you thinking about the technology that you want to include in your barn? It’s best to plan your technology out during your early stages of planning your barn. Here are some types of technology that you might want to consider including in your dream barn! Intercom If you’re building a large barn, you might want to consider installing an intercom system