Those that show on a non-breed specific circuit may not be aware of their local breed club. I lease a purebred Arabian, DB Khereym, but we mainly show on the local circuit with the occasional Arabian show. What I love about many breed clubs is that you don't have to show on the breed circuit to be apart of the club. You can show on your local or rated circuit! Many breed clubs have year-end awards for open shows along with the...
Flies are an ongoing problem around horses. Horse manure and soiled shavings provide the perfect breeding grounds for many different kinds of flies. Throughout all my research and how to get rid of the annoying buggers, I have come up with 3 main things you can do to help yourself and your ponies.
1. Get rid of manure!
When the stalls get mucked, what do you do with all the manure and dirty shavings?