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Horse care tips to keep your horse happy and healthyAs dedicated horse owners, we are always looking to do the best for our equine partners, to ensure they are kept in the best of health.

Horse care tips from Horse & Hound experts and fellow readers can help ensure your horse is in peak condition while maintaining their wellbeing. You’ll also find it’s possible to save money without damaging your horse’s welfare.

So whether you’re looking for ways to save on your livery bill, wondering when to start bringing your horse in at night or looking for advice to make the winter months less arduous, we can help.

If there is a topic that you would like advice about, but you can’t find it by searching our website (click on the magnifying glass top right to search), then let us know by emailing our website editor and we will see if we can help.

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