Keeping Horses Comfortable in Winter Temperatures

Horses prefer, and are better off, outdoors even in cold weather, and will acclimate to cold temperatures if given the opportunity, according to Marcia Hathaway, PhD, a professor in the Department of Animal Science at the University of Minnesota. However, horses should have access to shelter from wind, sleet, and storms. Easy access to a stable or open-sided shed works well, as do trees if a

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