Why is my Horse’s Urine Red?

Why is my Horses Urine Red

We tend to notice this in periods where there is snow on the ground. Our horse’s urine turns red or a rust color once in the snow. Typically there is no need to panic (but if your horse has health concerns or you want…

Wildfire Resources – Evacuation and More

COLORADOR WILDFIRE RESOURCES - EVACUATION AND MORE

It is no secret our state is on fire and many people and animals have been displaced, and are continuing to be displaced. Here is a list of helpful resources within the state for helping receive or provide evacuations for horses/livestock and more. We…

Current Air Quality

Current Air Quality in Colorado

As the fires continue in our state, it is important to note the air quality and air quality advisories if we plan to work our horses. If the air quality is too bad and there are too many particulates you can cause difficulty breathing,…

Helping Horses when there is Wild Fire Air Pollution

Helping Horsees with Wild Fire Air Pollution and Smoke

This year seems exceptionally bad for our wildfires, and in turn the air is smokey and causing a variety of health concerns including difficulty breathing, sore throats, burning eyes, runny nose, and more in humans AND animals. How can we help our horses when…

Grass Seeding for Small Acreage Property

GRASS SEEDING FOR SMALL ACREAGE PROPERTY

If you are anything like the majority of property owners in Colorado, you face the constant battle of keeping your grass healthy and the weeds at bay. Luckily we have some great resources available to us to help keep our property maintained and healthy….

An Inexpensive Way to Film Your Rides when you are by yourself

Film Your Rides with Pivo

Have you been looking for a way to film your rides, when you don’t have a friend/trainer/partner/etc. around? It looks like Pivo has recently stepped up their game for us equestrians. Originally the only systems available to equestrians were $400+++. But now, you can…

Animal Cruelty in Weld County

ANIMAL CRUELTY IN WELD COUNTY COLORADO

You may have seen the image and story circulating social media and the news about a Weld County horse that was severely underweight, with very overgrown feet, unable to stand or eat. That horse has been euthanized and the horse owner was cited with…

What does the Stay-at-Home Order Mean for Me and my Horse?

With this tragic COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic that has hit the world, many states are issuing Stay-at-Home orders (including Colorado). While every municipality/county/state is going to be different, we will highlight some of the important facts for you especially revolving around us here in Colorado….

USEF Offers Health and Other Insurance Options

Did you know that as a member of USEF, you have the ability to purchase health and other insurance at a discounted rate? US Equestrian knows that finding quality, affordable health coverage for individuals and your small businesses is important and challenging. That’s why…

Finding the Right Shelter for your Horses

Finding the Right Shelter for your Horse

I recently moved onto some acreage and needed to get it ready for the horses to move home. One of the things needed was outdoor sheds for in the paddocks. There are a LOT of shed and shelter manufacturers out there, but finding a…