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Set Your Sites on Spring! Muck & Stable Supplies, Apparel, Supplements & More

Spring brings with it a feeling of renewed energy and excitement. The cold days of winter are losing their grip and we are thrilled to be back in the barn for extended periods of time. While the thought of the thaw is great, the thought of the mud it brings isn’t as exhilarating. Mud combined with horses can be especially messy and dangerous. Gate areas can become tricky to navigate, rings can be slippery, just getting to and from the car, house or barn can be a challenge. Deep mud can bow tendons, aggravate arthritis and even pull shoes from horses’ feet. Mud mixed with horse manure contains bacteria which can lead to issues like thrush and rain rot. Here are a few key items you can keep in your mud season arsenal to make sure you and your horse stay clean and healthy.

Mucking & Mud Footwear
  •  Muck Boots
  • Spring brings rain, and rain brings mud. Much like there is proper footwear for different riding styles and disciplines, there is also footwear specifically designed to help you weather mud season. Muck and rubber boots
  • will make tough and muddy conditions a bit more bearable. Mostly composed of easy-to-clean, waterproof materials, these muck and mud boots make it easy for you to keep the dirt outside and your feet warm and dry.
  • With plenty of brands and styles available today, you’ll have no problem finding a pair to fit your unique personality and needs.

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Wound & Hoof Care
  • Wound & Hoof Care
  • As you are grooming, take some time to check out your horse’s feet. Mud can suck off shoes, dry the hoof, and create a perfect environment for thrush to grow. Thrush is a smelly bacterial infection of the hooves.
  • It occurs when hooves come into prolonged contact with waste-laden mud. Keep your horse’s feet clean by brushing off the outside of the hoof with a stiff brush (being careful around the sensitive coronary band)
  • and pick out their feet, being sure to get out everything around the frog. Be mindful of any strong foul odors as that might indicate infection.

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Grooming Supplies
  • Grooming Supplies
  • Mud season presents many grooming challenges and it can take some serious elbow grease to keep your horse clean. Shedding and layers of mud keep you busy and your horse itchy. Simple grooming tools, such as curry combs and stiff brushes, not only help to release mud and hair,
  • but they also provide a relaxing and enjoyable experience for most horses. A dandy brush, in addition to a good deep curry, helps remove dirt, dander, and loose hair. Brushes with quality bristles are valuable tools in horsekeeping. The bristles should be clean and intact, straight and stiff.
  • At the end of a good grooming session, use a topical spray/coat conditioner to help keep the horse clean and easier to groom throughout the mud season.

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Turnout Sheets & Blankets
  • Turnout Sheets & Blankets
  • Cooler temperatures combined with rain can chill a horse in their paddock or out to pasture. A turnout sheet is a great solution for keeping them dry and comfortable. Most turnout sheets are made with a strong denier fabric that
  • resists tearing and is breathable, which helps maintain the horse’s body temperature. These sheets are designed to be worn when temperatures outside are between 40 to 70 degrees. Do you want to know another great benefit a turnout sheet?
  • When your horse rolls in the mud, there is less of it on him or her!

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