Horse Health & Care

Welfare of Urban Horses (including Carriage Horses)

March 23, 2017 0 Comments
  1. Age of horses being introduced to work
  2. Teeth
  3. Work/life balance (incl. dangers of overworking)
  4. Water
  5. Diet
  6. Worming program
  7. Hoof care
  8. Suitable tack
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Diet › Education › Hoof Care › Tack › Teeth › Water › Worming ›

Horse Welfare Presentation for Secondary Schools

April 18, 2016 0 Comments
Download a presentation we have created for schools that is suitable for secondary school pupils. Please feel free to share, or if you would like one of our volunteers to drop out to give a presentation... View full article →

Animal Health & Welfare Act › Control of Horses Act 1996 › Education › FAQs › Presentation › Training ›

How Much Water to Horses/Ponies Need?

April 13, 2015 0 Comments
The average horse drinks around 30-50 litres a day. The actual amount required, depends on their size, the weather and how hard they are working.... View full article →

Water ›

Where to Buy Hay for Horses

April 13, 2015 0 Comments
You might be surprised, but you can buy hay in Dublin... View full article →

Hay for horses › Horse feed › Where to buy ›

How to Wash a Horse Rug

April 12, 2015 0 Comments
We found this handy guide on how to wash a horse rug, it's not as straightforward as you would expect! View full article →

horse rug › rug › washing ›

Online Animal Behaviour & Welfare Course

February 10, 2015 0 Comments
Today we found out about a free course run online by Coursera - Animal Behaviour and Welfare. it is about improving understanding of animal welfare, involves the fascinating study of animal behaviour as well as the challenge of accessing the emotions of animals. View full article →

Animal Welfare › Courses ›