Polls Archive

Each week TheHorse.com polls users about health care problems, concerns, procedures and more. Share your answer in our most-recent poll below or browse through past polls to see what other users have to say about common horse health issues and situations.

Mare, Gelding, or Stallion

Ended 3/3/2015 with 1485 Votes

Which do you prefer to own? View Results

Stall vs. Turnout Time

Ended 2/24/2015 with 2015 Votes

How often is your horse stabled in a barn? View Results

Sweeping Horse Barn Aisles

Ended 2/17/2015 with 1370 Votes

How often is your barn aisle swept? View Results

Members Only

Ended 2/10/2015 with 506 Votes

Do you belong to any horse-related clubs, associations, teams or organizations? Please tell us why or why not, and if so, which ones. View Results

Trail Hoof Wear

Ended 2/3/2015 with 1003 Votes

What hoof protection does your horse wear on the trail? View Results

Eliminating Ammonia in Horse Barns

Ended 1/27/2015 with 915 Votes

How do you eliminate harmful ammonia and odors in your stalls/barn? View Results

Staying Warm in the Winter

Ended 1/20/2015 with 760 Votes

What one piece of winter clothing would you never give up? While you're at it, tell us what makes it special? View Results

New Year's Resolution

Ended 1/13/2015 with 618 Votes

What is your horse-related resolution for 2015? Tell us about your plans! View Results

Horse Birthdays

Ended 1/6/2015 with 904 Votes

When do you celebrate your horse's birthday? View Results

Holiday Traditions

Ended 12/30/2014 with 433 Votes

What traditions do you have celebrating the holidays with your horses? View Results

Breeding Plans for 2015

Ended 12/23/2014 with 535 Votes

Are you planning on breeding a mare in 2015? (Please tell us why or why not, and if so, what are your plans for the foal?) View Results

Hay Soaking

Ended 12/16/2014 with 755 Votes

Do you soak your horse's hay? Why or why not? View Results

Halter Preferences

Ended 12/9/2014 with 1228 Votes

What type of halter do you primarily use (and please tell us why!)? View Results

Thanksgiving Horse Care

Ended 12/2/2014 with 1096 Votes

Who cares for your horses during the long Thanksgiving weekend? View Results

Mud Management

Ended 11/25/2014 with 600 Votes

What is the main way you deal with mud in your horse's habitat during the wet months? View Results

Conformation Flaws You Can Live With

Ended 11/18/2014 with 1074 Votes

What conformation flaw can you live with in a riding horse? View Results

Horse Sale Selections

Ended 11/11/2014 with 738 Votes

If you had to sell a horse, what would be your preferred method? View Results

Fed Together or Apart?

Ended 11/4/2014 with 1313 Votes

How do you feed your horses? (Please tell us about your horse's mealtime arrangements!) View Results

Horse Feeding Frequency

Ended 10/28/2014 with 2049 Votes

How often is your horse fed hay? View Results

Blanketing or Not

Ended 10/21/2014 with 1531 Votes

Do you plan on blanketing your horse this winter? Why or why not? View Results

Selling Rescue Horses

Ended 10/14/2014 with 1183 Votes

Is it appropriate for someone to sell or charge a rehoming fee on a "rescue" horse? Please share your thoughts! View Results

Horse Prices

Ended 10/7/2014 with 1848 Votes

How much did you pay for the last horse you bought? View Results

How Much is a 'Rescue' Horse Worth?

Ended 9/30/2014 with 1253 Votes

To you, does a horse being referred to as a rescue make it (please tell us why): View Results

Supplement Expenses

Ended 9/23/2014 with 1045 Votes

What is the most you spend on supplements per month (in addition to feed and concentrates) for an individual horse, not including prescription medications? View Results

Renaming Horses

Ended 9/16/2014 with 842 Votes

Have you ever renamed a horse (please tell us why or why not)? View Results