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Keeping horses healthy throughout winter

Caring for horses throughout the cold, wet winter months can be an arduous task at the best of times, especially for those who work full time and mostly see their horses in the dark! This article will cover the main areas of winter horse care and with a bit of pre-planning hopefully make your busy days a bit easier.

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How to spot signs of lameness in horses

How to spot signs of lameness in horses

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Horse enthusiasts herd to Waikato this weekend

Equidays is being held at Mystery Creek Events Centre this weekend (18th to 20th October), so if you are in the area, don’t be surprised by the sudden influx of horses and their riders.

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The History of Side Saddle Riding

Learn about the history of side saddle riding, and about side saddle riding in New Zealand.

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Introduction to NZ Pony Club

Most of New Zealand’s greatest riders (including our Olympians) began their riding adventure at Pony Club. Learn about Pony Club in New Zealand.

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Horse trekking in NZ

Horse trekking tours are popular with tourists & locals alike. Stunning beaches or scenic farming are so much more enjoyable on horseback. Join a tour today, or learn how you could qualify as a horse trekking guide and begin a new career, or start an new income stream.

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Signs that a mare is foaling (Parturition)

Signs of foaling vary from horse to horse, but here are some of the signs to watch out for.

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Colic In Horses

Equine colic, if left untreated, can lead to the need for surgery for your horse.

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Signs of Stress in Horses

Keep an eye out for signs of stress in your horse with our tips on what to look for.

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