Georgia Horseback News

How to get burrs & stickers out of your horses' mane and tail? November 13 2016

Put the scissors down.  You can do this.  Breathe deeply.  Add oil.  This process will have many benefits:  untangled mane and/or tail, deep conditioning of the mane and/or tail, and a mini spa treatment for your hands, too.    This is really a new style of hat.     The name of the game is to remove the burrs and keep most of the mane and tail intact.  So, you...

Can I use WD-40 or other chemical solvents on my horse? May 02 2016

Please, for the love of horses, keep WD40 (and all household cleaners and chemicals) FAR AWAY FROM HORSES.  I know I’m probably going to sound like a nagging mother about this, but I have seen way to many pictures and suggestions on the internet lately of using WD-40 on horses, it’s just wrong.     The front of the can spells out some of the dangers.    I personally love...