10 Easy DIY Horse Care Tips | Savvy Horsewoman Cut the bottom out of your used socks for easy leg protection. These are perfect for keeping wounds covered and bugs at bay. You can even apply fly spray (try my Easy Homemade Fly Spray) or essential oils. Just make sure the socks fit securely before leaving your horse unattended.
Understanding equine back pain....the only thing this article (which is very good) neglects to stress is that riders must have their seat balanced properly to keep their horses back healthy. Most instructors try to stick a rider in "one size fits all" position, or as they like to say, the "proper" position but a rider must be balanced for their body and their body alone.
An online archive of images from the National Horseracing Museum's collection of glass negatives, together with supporting information about people and horses important to the history of British Horseracing.