July 1, 2021
tips to keep your dog calm during fireworks

Tips to keep your dog calm during fireworks

We all love fireworks, right?  Well, maybe not so much if you have ever had a dog petrified of the noise.  Here are some tips that we hope help you to keep your dog calm and safe during the fireworks throughout this holiday weekend.
June 9, 2021
Hurricane Preparation Checklist for Horses and Barn

Hurricane Preparation for Horses and Barn

Hurricane Season has begun. Have you started your hurricane preparation for your horses and barn? Having lived most of my adult life on the Gulf Coast, I appreciate the need for hurricane preparation. At one point in my career, I managed several industrial gas plants all along the Gulf Coast. Even with tremendous hurricane planning, after each storm, we learned something new and added to our plans. And, managing a horse barn is no different.
April 27, 2021
How can you tell this horse is happy?

How do horses communicate moods?

Whether you are a barn owner, a barn manager, or take care of your own horses, we have all learned the unique ways animals express themselves.  […]
April 4, 2021

Meet Saving Gracie Equine Healing Foundation

Allow me to introduce you to an amazing horse rescue foundation that offers specialized care and rehabilitation.  First, when you open their website, you see this […]
March 29, 2021

How do horses view the world?

I often wonder how my horses view me and the world around them.  What colors do they see? In addition to how they see color, [...]
March 1, 2021
Giving Medicine To Horse - Lady Worming a horse - Equine Simplified

Tips and Tricks for Giving Medicine to Your Horse

We have all been there… in the urge of giving medicines to a picky eater horse. This applies to horses, dogs, cats, and husbands (just kidding). […]
February 25, 2021
Bran mash for horses - Girl feeding a Horse - Equine Simplified

Bran mash for horses – does it help?

With the recent cold snap that hit South Texas, I decided to research and challenge an old wisdom that has been ingrained in me since an […]
January 27, 2021

Meet Our New Agent – Jamie Wheelis

Jamie Wheelis – Our New Agent Looking back, Jamie Wheelis cannot remember a time when horses were not a part of her life.  And, Equine Simplified […]
January 27, 2021
Girl inside a stable with horses - how much does it cost to own a horse - Equine Simplified

The struggle is real, how much does it cost to own a horse or manage a barn?

I had the most amazing conversation with a client yesterday. I was helping her set up her account, and we quickly got to putting a price […]