Care

Heard on Heels Down Happy Hour: Our Favorite Barn Hacks, Presented by Wahl

Some things were just put onto this planet to make our lives more difficult, and…

How and Why is Strangles So Contagious in Horses?

It can spread through touching or sharing tack, clothing, sharing hay or grain, and even…

What to Pack for the Vet Box

Venture onto the grounds at any FEI three-day event on cross-country day, and you’ll surely…

My Horse Stopped Sweating. Now What?

He was burning up, completely hot to the touch. My poor Thoroughbred gelding’s nostrils flared…

Are You Cut Out to Work in the Horse Business? Presented by Wahl

By Liv Gude of Professional Equine Grooms, special contributor to Heels Down Magazine How do…

Simple Safety Habits in the Barn

Safety is of paramount importance around the barn – after all, we all know horses…

Horse Show Packing Lists: What Pro Grooms Bring, Presented by Wahl

We once forgot to pack wheelbarrows for a two-week show where we brought eight horses.…

Tame Your Horse's Unruly Mane Like A Professional Groom, Presented by Wahl

Before you begin, make sure the mane is evenly thick. Pulling the mane creates an…

Ins and Outs of Daily Leg Care, Presented by Wahl

By Liv Gude of Professional Equine Grooms, special contributor to Heels Down Magazine Your horse’s…

Flying with Horses, Presented by Wahl

By Liv Gude of Professional Equine Grooms, special contributor to Heels Down Magazine Any horse…