Monthly Archives: February 2019

Prepping for Shedding

If dealing with shedding was the worst problem we had to face with horses we would be blessed indeed – but it’s still a pain. Getting to that glorious new coat underneath will always be predominantly a matter of time, … Continue reading

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Association is not Causation

The death of Disco music. The rise of Rap. The release of glyphosate/RoundUp herbicide. Drops in numbers of butterflies and pheasants in Pennsylvania. These all occurred on the same timeline. Are they related? Statistically, yes. They are related but the … Continue reading

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Omega-6 Gets a Bum Rap

You have probably read more than once that omega-6 fatty acids are inflammatory. I’m sure I’ve been guilty of saying something to that effect myself. The truth is, it’s an over simplification. Flax seeds have the ideal balance of omega-6 … Continue reading

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Hemp for Horses

Hemp and marijuana are closely related. The recent explosion of interest in legalizing marijuana has indirectly shoved hemp into the spotlight. Several US states were already growing hemp despite DEA objections but in mid December of 2018 hemp production was … Continue reading

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