Welfare and Industry

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Farm Call: Your Questions Answered

Q. My 24-year-old Arab gelding recently came off the trailer very sweaty and with tremors in his shoulder muscle and hindquarters. It was only a 15-minute trailer ride, and it was sunny, but not hot. Is he suffering from heat issues because of his age?

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The Dressage Coat Diet

That I'm willing to wear white breeches in public is a testament to how much I love my sport of dressage. Do you pay as much attention to your own fitness and nutrition as your horse's and, if so, how do you stay riding fit?