Caring for your barn dog: beyond the basics

6 ways to keep your dog as safe and as healthy as your horse

Life with horses often includes a beloved “barn dog” or two. However, days spent around the barn present special challenges to your dog’s health, happiness and safety. For example, are you aware of potential hazards like dropped blobs of paste wormer? Do you know which training commands are essential to ensure your pup’s safety around horses? And which kind of ID is best for a dog that roams while you’re out riding? Read on to learn more!

PLUS: Your canine care questions answered

Featured in this edition:

  • Canine joint health
  • Hoof trimmings as chews—yea or nay?
  • Providing a quiet retreat


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