Animal Bedding

Using the Wrong Animal Bedding Can Be Dangerous

A horse is both a beautiful animal and a sizeable investment, so the last thing you want to do is endanger their health or even their life by using the wrong animal bedding for them. They may seem like formidable creatures with little to fear, but certain types of qualities of animal bedding can bring […]

Congrats to Eric Lamaze for Winning Bronze in Rio!

Following this year’s Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Eric Lamaze remains Canada’s most decorated Olympic show jumper. During the final, he earned a bronze medal in individual jumping. This was his fourth time competing in the Olympics, and the bronze medal was the third one he has earned during his career.

Horse Shavings

Which Type of Horse Shavings Should You Use?

Just about every species of tree has the ability to be taken down to its finest component, sawdust, as well as the slightly larger option, shavings. Does that mean you can use any type of wood for horse shavings? Actually, no, it doesn’t, and some types could be quite dangerous to use. Toxicity should always […]

Horse Shavings

Choosing Between Horse Shavings and Bedding Pellets

Two of the most common options for horse stall bedding are horse shavings and bedding pellets. Each has its advantages and disadvantages to consider, but in both cases, it is important to get only high-quality products. Low-grade shavings may be more affordable in the short run, but when your horse becomes ill, you’ll realize it […]

Wood Shavings

How to Properly Use Wood Shavings

In order to properly use wood shavings for your horse’s bedding, there are a few things to consider. You’ll need to decide which size flake will best suit your needs, how you plan to dispose of the bedding after the fact, the quality of the wood shavings you select, and how to put the wood […]

Wood Shavings

The Benefits of Using Wood Shavings for Animal Bedding

There are a number of options for animal bedding that you can choose from, each with advantages and disadvantages. To provide bedding for a horse’s stall, wood shavings have quite a few benefits that make it a superior choice in many cases. Although there are various tree species being used for wood shavings, if you […]