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Saturday, March 21, 2015

What Happens When You Buy a Home in a Tax Sale


Normally when you buy a house, you don’t want a home with any outstanding liens against it (that’s also why you pay for a title company). But what happens to those houses with outstanding taxes?

You can buy those, too. Or you can just buy the lien and profit from that. Click Here to Learn How It Works.

Chronic Colic May Mean Enteroliths

“You’ve got to see this,” the stallion manager said. He stepped into the mare barn office and came out with what looked like a rock in his hand. “Wow, a geode,” I said. “Nope,” he said with a smile. “That’s an ‘enterolith.’”

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Friday, March 20, 2015

Texas Fun Facts

Ten things you didn’t know about Texas. When you think of someone from Texas, do you automatically picture a character from a Western movie, riding a horse?

Well, brace yourself, because there is a lot more to Texas than stereotypical history. Here are a few fun facts about Texas that you may not have known... Click Here For More!!!

Making Wise Choices - Judgment comes into play when using frozen semen for horse breeding.

Breeding with frozen semen is now well established in the equine industry. Its use represents a huge advantage: semen can be stored indefinitely and will stay viable as long as it is stored under the required conditions.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Price, Riemer split $1 million at RFD-TV’s American

A young relatively unknown pair of cowboys – a bareback bronc rider and tie-down roper – bested the world’s top-ranked athletes on March 1 to split more than $1 million at RFD-TV’s The American, presented by Polaris Ranger.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Training Tip: Addressing Sticky Feet And Rearing On The Trail

The key to understanding how to fix a horse that is lazy and rears on the trail is to first understand that the problem is just a symptom of a cause. The horse is rearing (or threatening to) because he has sticky feet. When he doesn't want to do something, his way of getting out of it is to rear up.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

The Benefits of Spaying and Neutering

One of the most important decisions that a pet owner must make is whether to spay and neuter their pets. With World Spay Day coming up on February 24th, there is no better time to learn the in’s and out’s of spaying and neutering.  Click Here to Read More...

Monday, March 16, 2015

Ask the Vet: Prevention Care

Question: I have a 3-year-old Quarter horse mare that has just been started lightly under saddle. The issue I am having is that she seems to "sprain her ankles" We've had our veterinarian examine her and he said stall rest, wraps and bute. What would be a good supplement to give her that could help with her ligaments?

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Selling Steve Heckaman Dispersal Part 2 Plus Show and Trail horses in March Online Auction

“The March Online Auction features the second part of Steve Heckaman Quarter Horses’ Dispersal including show horses, trailers, farm equipment and tack,” according to Mike Jennings, of Professional Horse Services, LLC.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

16th Annual Western States Horse Expo Rolls Out Red Carpet!

The Western States Horse Expo, now in its 17th year, will roll out the red carpet for its attendees in Sacramento, California, June 5-7, 2015.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Is a Stock Trailer Appropriate for Horses?

Hunting for a new horse trailer can be exhausting -- after all, you want to find the right trailer that’s perfect for your horse, but sometimes your budget just doesn’t allow for the luxury model of your dreams.

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