Horse Tips & Equine Health
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Horse Tips from Tim McGaffic & Ginny Elder - The Nature of Natural
Here's How Ocala is proud to partner with Tim McGaffic and Ginny Elder, who will be offering weekly horse tips every Friday.
For more information, please visit their site at www.thenatureofnatural.com.
Knowing how the horse learns and views the world becomes useful for us as teachers. We certainly become more effective and probably more compassionate! Best wishes from Tim McGaffic and Ginny Chase Elder.
March 2019 Horse Tips
Did you know that horses have 17 facial expressions of communication? Horses have 17 distinct facial expressions - only ten less than humans. Dog have 16 and chimpanzees 14. Look at some of your horse’s expressions and try figure out what they’re saying to you in horse lingo. Some of the expressions are very subtle but some like the fellow below are in your face and hard to miss if you’re paying attention! It might become your new favorite hobby.
February 2019 Horse Tips
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Tim McGaffic's "The Nature of Natural"
The Nature of Natural is based on the idea that through science and knowledge we can experience a better understanding and alliance between humans and horses. The lack of insight into a horse’s nature can be a great cause of anxiety in horses when they are being trained, as well as a source of frustration for riders and trainers.Visit Web Site
OcalaBred Nutrition & Video Series
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Previous Equine Health AlertsHorse Owners: Beware Creeping Indigo - Nov 2016
Click the button above to read more about the Creeping Indigo threat in the South Florida area.
Click the button above to view a PDF of the newspaper clipping from September 10, 2015 in the Ocala StarBanner.