Horse Wraps 5 Tips to Make Sure they’re Applied Properly

Horses are a great pleasure, but also a big responsibility. About seven million people partake in horseback riding each year as leisure activities or as part of a hobby. Keeping your horse in proper shape to be ridden is important and knowing how to fix an injury is just as important. The first sign of an injury with a horse is usually the horses posture. Considering horses can weigh around 2,200 pounds, it makes sense that they accommodate for an injury by placing more weight in other parts of their body. Horse wraps are an easy way to help an injured horse, so long as they are applied right. Read below for tips on properly applying horse wraps on an injury to your horse.

Measuring

Proper measurements are important when choosing horse wraps, and assuming a certain size is never a wise choice. Even if you are pretty sure about measurements, such as believing that the back legs will measure longer than the front legs, still check and measure to ensure that y (more…)

What Do You Do with Your Pet When You Are Out of Town?

After eight straight years of being able to rely on the neighbor girls to help take care of your dog while you and your family were out of town, you now find yourself in need of pet daycare options. The neighbor girls were the perfect short and long term pet sitters because they did not have a dog of their own. They loved the opportunity to come over and take your dog out for walks, check on her food and water, and provide companionship. Unfortunately, those girls are now both at college and you simply have not found anyone that you trust as much to come into your home while you are gone.
Fortunately, during the last decade there have been a number of pet daycares that have opened in the area. Varying in both services and prices, in fact, there seems to be an options available for any pet owner. For families who are looking for professional dog grooming while there pet is away from home to small dog d (more…)