Recent Blog Posts

  • How Nutrition Affects Hoof Growth

    July 1, 2013
    Hoof quality is affected by several factors including genetics, environment and nutrition. Some horses inherit weak hooves and that can’t be changed, but proper care and nutrition can help develop and maintain the best hooves genetically possible.
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  • Tips for Controlling Flies in Feed Lots and Pastures

    June 1, 2013
    Warmer weather almost always guarantees an increase in the number of flies that can adversely affect cattle performance and health.
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  • Five Ways To Stop A Dog From Digging Holes

    June 1, 2013
    The iconic image many people think of when they think of dogs digging holes is the dog proudly putting a bone in it and covering it back up. In reality, this can leave you with a lot of holes in the ground.
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  • Getting A Cat If You Have Allergies

    May 1, 2013
    If you know you have an allergy to cats, owning one can sometimes be a hard thing. If you just have to have a feline around, here are a few things that you should consider in case you want to try according to Franny Syufy of About.
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  • Pet-proofing a Room for Small Animals

    March 1, 2013
    Your small pets such as ferrets, guinea pigs and hamsters like to stretch their legs every once and a while. However, before you let your little fuzzy buddy go, you need to make sure that the room is safe for him to roam around.
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  • Choosing The Right Dog Food

    March 1, 2013
    Whether you've acquired a new dog or whether you've decided you want to change your current dog’s food, you should do some research. Different dog foods have different ingredients that are essential for the health of different aged and sized dogs.
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  • Managing Newly Purchased Yearling Bulls

    February 1, 2013
    A performance-tested yearling bull can improve herd performance through increased weaning weights, improved carcass quality and more replacement females, according to Cornell University Beef Cattle Extension Specialist Mike Baker.
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  • Stop Your Dog From Whining

    February 1, 2013
    There are many times when a dog whines. The first reason that you should check for is if they are in pain. If they are that is obviously a serious problem and you should consult a veterinarian.
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  • Tips for Keeping your Goats Healthy during Winter

    January 1, 2013
    Winter is just around the corner. Taking a few simple steps this month to prepare can save you from having to improvise when the thermometer dips in coming weeks. • Shelter.
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  • Stop Your Dog From Chewing Things Up

    January 1, 2013
    Did your dog just chew up your favorite pair of sneakers or that great book you were just about to finish? I would probably bet that you’re pretty angry and want that behavior to stop.
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