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High Sugar Pastures

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Managing Horses on High Sugar Pastures

Grass…sweet, fresh, appetizing…it seems like the perfect food for equines. Indeed, it’s hard to find a horse, even a picky eater, that won’t dig right in when given access to pasture. So how can this readily available, appealing, natural forage be dangerous for some horses and ponies? A closer look provides an answer: it’s not the grass itself, but the amount of a specific type of sugar within the plants, that’s the problem.

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How To Measure Your Head For A Helmet

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How To Measure Your Head For A Helmet

When choosing a riding helmet, there are several factors that affect fit:

How will you wear your hair? Wearing your hair up inside the helmet versus having your hair down will alternate the fit. Ensure the base of your ponytail is beneath the helmet, not inside the helmet....

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