Posts in Happy Horses
DIY: Mane & Tail Detangler

Hey y’all! So I made a Detangler for my horses not too long ago, and decided to share it with y’all. I will use this Detangler when I brush out their Mane and Tail. A little secret to keeping your horse’s Mane and Tails long is to not brush them very often, and when you do brush them out be sure to use this detangler. I also like to use  this all over them sometimes before I groom them and it makes them super soft.

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Build a better bond with your Horse

Hey Y’all! So I was thinking at the beginning of each post I will share a quote of the week, one that really spoke to me that week. I think I might do that for my YouTube videos as well. Today I am going to talk about how to build a better bond with your horse. Today marks three years that I have had my horse Dixie and over the years we have built a unique bond, so I wanted to share it with y’all. But first let’s start out with the quote. 

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How much does a horse cost?

Hey everyone! So, this week I am going to do a post on how much does a horse cost? Now, I’m not talking about the purchase price of a horse I am talking about monthly expenses of a horse. While prices may vary for certain things so I will put an average number or the cost for my horses. 

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Dixie’s Diary: Day 1 of lungeing.

Hey y’all! I hope y’all have had an awesome week. So as y’all know Dixie had an injury about a year ago and long story short, I am now starting her conditioning to bring her back. I am doing this partly because I want a way to document her progress and partly because it might help some of you. So, I have been doing ground work with a few days, of her just backing up softly and with energy so once she got better at that I decided I would go ahead and start lunging her.

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Spring Cleaning: Barn edition

Hey y’all! Spring is upon us which means… SPRING CLEANING woooo hoooo!! Okay maybe not everyone is that excited about spring cleaning but I am. So, I decided to share with y’all my spring cleaning checklist for the barn so y’all can follow it too if you’d like. This is in no particular order. I started my spring cleaning today. Good news is the warm summer sun is just around the corner.

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How Does your Horses saddle fit??

Hey y’all! So this week I am going to talk a little bit about saddle fit. I have helped a few people this week with some basic saddle fit. I am not a professional at saddle fitting however I do know some basic indications of poor saddle fit. I am going to base this off of a western saddle.

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Tack Store Mini Haul & Review

Hey Y’all! I went to my local tack store and decided it would be perfect to do a mini haul and product review. While I was at the tack store I picked up the Horse Health Products joint combo Classic, Clint R Mints horse treats, Carr & Day & Martin stain master green spot & Stain Remover. I tried these products for a month so I could include a review in this post.

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Happy HorsesKelly O'Connor