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Autumn Horse Care tips

Written by Outpost Buildings on March 4th, 2019.      0 comments

As we start to say goodbye to long summer days and welcome the falling leaves and cooler mornings of autumn, it’s important to remember that the change of seasons can also bring about a degree of stress for animals, including horses.

Horses are a big responsibility. They can be affected by the cooler temperatures and the decrease of daylight hours so it’s important to consider a few tips to ensure they stay happy and healthy.

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​Livestock appreciate shelter from bad weather

Written by Outpost Buildings on July 27th, 2016.      0 comments

Livestock appreciate shelter from bad weather

  • Livestock can usually cope fairly well with either rain or wind or cold temperatures.
  • When two or more of these conditions occur together, livestock can quickly become chilled.
  • If they get so cold that they shiver, their requirement for feed increases hugely, and if they don’t get extra feed they soon lose weight.
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