WindWalker Stables

Top Quality Equine Care Facility w/ over 55 yrs of experience.

Blanket Fitting


"rules-of-thumb" for blanket fitting.

68" - For 1 to 2-Year Olds   (13-1/2 to 14 hands tall)
72" - For 2-Year-Old-Horse (14-1/2 to 15 hands tall)
76" - For Average Horse (15-1/2 to 16 hands tall)
80" - For Large Horse (16-1/2 to 17 hands tall)

If ordering from a specific website check to see if they have their own fitting guidelines.

Breeding "see Foaling"

Colic

*Can You Prevent Colic?

*Colic: Minimizing its Incidence and Impact in your Horse

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Understanding Colic & Colic Terms In Horses

*Equine Holistic Health & Nutrition Articles
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These articles explain the symptoms,treatments & preventions and detailed information on the effected or infected area of concern as written by Madalyn Ward, D.V.M

  • IMPACTION COLIC.
  • Spasmotic & Gas Colic.
  • Leaky Gut Syndrome.
  • *Colic in Horses 

    *The Colic Fact Sheet  

    Info on Colic from the U. of Illinois
     

    Feeding and Supplements

    *Basic Feeding

    *Nutrition for Rehabilitating the Starved Horse :Dr. Carolyn Stull and her team of equine welfare experts provide new guidelines for refeeding starved horses

    *Beet Pulp Basics

     

    *Choosing Good, Quality Hay

    *Biotin and Fat Supplements 

    *Alfalfa Cubes: An Alternative Forage

    Fractures

    Natural Horsemanship Handling & Training Articles

    Each link is full of great reading on natural horsemanship handling and training.Its never to late to gain new knowledge!

       JUST REMEMBER:      

    There is some risk involved in horse training for both you and the horse. Horses can cause serious injury. Be sensible and don’t attempt anything that is outside your comfort level. This information is intended to to share handling & training techniques, you are responsible for using this information wisely. If you don’t feel comfortable with your abilities or an exercise, don’t do it! Seek advice or assistance from a professional horse trainer.    

    Skin disorders

    Worming

    Worm Facts & DeWorming. 

     *NEW*  Diatomaceous Earth mode of action for insect & parasite control is strictly mechanical Click below for more info

    Wounds (see First Aid)

    Various Misc. Sites

    Click here for JeffersEquine.com

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