5 Tips to Help You Get Ready to Hit the Trails

5 Tips to Help You Get Ready to Hit the Trails
There is nothing more relaxing as riding your horse down a beautiful wooded trail in the forest.  Trail riding is the most popular pastime of many equestrians and if you have ever ridden your horse on the trails you will understand why.  It is the most amazing connection with nature you can find.  YET, in a moment it can become a disaster.  Here are 5 tips to help you get ready to hit the trails...


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Is Your Barn Ready for the Second Wave? 6 Tips to Keep Your Barn Safe

 Is Your Barn Ready for the Second Wave?   6 Tips to Keep Your Barn Safe
We got through the first wave, now the second wave is upon us.   Many of us are tired, anxious and have run out of energy, yet here we are facing a second wave on top of the regular flu season.  It is not the time to be complacent, rather, it's time to be even more vigilant if we want to get through this.  
 
Uncertainty in the world continues.  
 
As a barn manager how can we continue to move forward and continue to provide a safe place for our boarders?  

It’s time to re-visit  your operational guidelines in six key areas:
            Policies and Guidelines
            Staffing
            Lessons/Clinics
            General Barn Maintenance
            Sanitization 
            Communication Strategy

What is working, what needs to be 'massaged' and what needs to be totally changed.   Here are 6 tips to help guide you...


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7 Surprising Benefits of Carrot Seed Essential Oil

7 Surprising Benefits of Carrot Seed Essential Oil
One of my favourite veggies is carrots.  Some folks love them, some tolerate them but we have to agree they are nutritious.  Not only are they my favourite for lunches and snacks, my horse loves them too!  They’re a great source of fiber, vitamin K, antioxidants, and more. But that’s not all carrots are good for.  Here are 7 of my economical and safe  uses for Carrot Seed Essential Oil  - from face, to joints, to moisturizing not only my hair but my horse's mane and tail!  Surprised?  Keep reading...
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