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Jennifer Nelson

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Jennifer Nelson has always had a passion for animals and used to give her toy horses and stuffed animals haircuts. After 12 years as a dog groomer, she is now a freelance writer.

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6 Tips For Improving Your Horse’s Coat, Mane, And Tail

Does your horse have a dull coat, a short mane, or a wispy tail? Part of it may be genetics, but the...

5 Popular Types Of Equine Therapy

Did you know that horses are used in several different types of therapies to assist people with phys...

Learn To Style Your Horse’s Mane With These 6 Popular Designs

Do you ever look at a show horse’s mane and wonder how certain looks were accomplished? Some style...

The 5 Most Common Types Of Cancer In Horses

Nobody wants to think about their equine friend getting cancer, but it is something that many horse...

7 Things You Should Know About Horse Teeth

You may know that your vet needs to periodically “float” your horse’s teeth, but do you know w...

5 Tips To Help Your Senior Horse Live The Best Possible Life

With advancements in veterinary medicine, horses are living into their late 20s and early 30s. But ...

7 Tips For Helping Your Horse Manage A Snake Bite

Did you know that 90% of snake bites (in the northern hemisphere) occur between April and October? D...

5 Things To Know About Transitioning Your Horse To Pasture

Spring is here! Time to turn out your horses to pasture, right? Not so fast. Transitioning your hors...

6 Common Causes Of Lameness In Horses

Lameness is a problem that will affect most horses at some point in their lives. Up to 90% of of lam...

8 Things You Should Know About Horse Cloning

Did you know there are several hundred horse clones around the world eating, breeding, and even comp...