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How to Pick the Right Horse for YOU

How to Pick the Right Horse for YOU

06 March 14   |   Equestrian   |  

Written by Loryn Lamport, our Equestrian Manager. So, you have decided that you want to buy your own horse! This is a very exciting time for you, whether you’re looking for a backyard companion or a top competitor for shows like HITS. You may be searching for a particular breed like a Warmblood or Quarter Horse, . . .

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Grooming Your Horse

Grooming Your Horse

28 January 14   |   Equestrian   |  

Written by Loryn Lamport, our Equestrian Manager. Regular grooming is an important part of taking care of any horse. Grooming not only keeps the horse looking neat and clean, but also it helps keep their blood circulating, which in turn reduces muscle soreness and keeps them feeling good. Thankfully, unlike dogs and other household pets, most . . .

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It’s HITS Time!

It’s HITS Time!

17 January 14   |   Equestrian   |  

Written by Loryn Lamport, our Equestrian Manager. It’s that time of year again! HITS or Horses In The Sun, is a world-class hunter-jumper circuit that puts on horse shows here in Ocala from January 15th to March 24th (this year’s dates) at Post Time Farm, which is located on Highway 27 and features a newly renovated jumping . . .

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Your Horse Needs Exercise, Just Like You

Your Horse Needs Exercise, Just Like You

08 January 14   |   Equestrian   |  

Horses come in all different sizes, just like we do. Also just like us, exercise is an important aspect of maintaining a horse’s overall health and well being. Exercise helps horses build and retain muscle, as well as improves their mood. Not to mention, it allows for some quality time for you and your horse to bond.

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