Friday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay



Friday’s SCOOP from Eastern Hay

Today’s SCOOP sponsor: Eastern Hay is the premier source of hay bales in Eastern USA.


Worldwide bits and bites


Poor Trailering Behavior in Horses: Risk Factors and Solutions – The Horse Can’t get your horse to load? Or does he paw the whole way to the show? Consider the risk factors for transport-related behavior problems researchers recently identified.


United Kingdom:

Owners must act now to prevent fatal equine obesity – Horse & Hound Owners have been urged to take action now to kick-start equine weight loss, to prevent the development of serious health conditions.

Headshaking in horses: To date, the simplest solution is most effective – A nose net remains the simplest and arguably most effective strategy found thus far to provide relief to horses whose headshaking is caused by trigeminal nerve issues, according to a just-published review.

‘The world was their oyster’: sad farewell to promising four-star event horse – Horse & Hound Elite event riders Tom McEwen and Daisy Berkeley have paid tribute to Strike Smartly, a horse who “always had a smile on his face” who has had to be put down aged 12.
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