What to Look for When Purchasing an OTTB

  (Danielle riding her OTTB- Royal Letters)  By: Triple Crown Insider- Danielle LaMarre So, you’re interested in buying an Off-the-Track

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Understanding Carbohydrates In Your Horse’s Diet

By: Triple Crown Insider- Kaylee Van Winkle Carbohydrates, we all hear about them and have a basic idea of what

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What Happens At A Friesian Inspection?

  By: Triple Crown Insider- Sammi Majors In my last blog I discussed the various predicates for Friesians. To follow

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A Glimpse into My Life in the Netherlands

                By: Triple Crown Insider- Sammi Majors I have the great opportunity to

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Understanding Your Horse’s Behaviors

By: Triple Crown Insider- Laura Kurth                 Making sense of your horse’s behavioral

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Hoof Abscesses 101

By: Triple Crown Insider- Hannah Young During the summer of 2016, many horse owners battled numerous things: the heat, the

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Upward Fixation of the Patella- Part 2

  Upward Fixation of the Patella: Treatment, Prevention, and Testimony –Part 2 By Kaylee Van Winkle, Triple Crown Insider In

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Upward Fixation of the Patella- Part 1

Upward Fixation of the Patella: Structure of the Stifle and Causes- Part I By: Kaylee Van Winkle, Triple Crown Insider

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For Thoroughbred Owners: A Testament to Triple Crown Feeds

By: Triple Crown Insider- Emily Kelly As most thoroughbred owners know, our horses tend to be a bit on the

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Foal Nutrition 101

By: Triple Crown Insider- Danielle LaMarre Feed Your Mare Right A foal’s nutrition doesn’t start once it’s born—it starts before

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Thermoregulation in Horses

By: Triple Crown Insider- Sammi Majors Thermoregulation is simply the ability of the body to maintain or return to its

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Bringing Up Baby- Proper Handling of Foals

By: Triple Crown Insider- Sammi Majors Who doesn’t love an adorable foal frolicking around the pasture? We all love to

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Horse Safety Tips During Hot Weather

    By Triple Crown Intern- Angie Smith With summer here and temperatures rising across the U.S., it is important to

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Functional Ingredients In Horse Feeds

  By: Dr. Bill Vandergrift, EquiVision, Inc.  Many horse feeds and supplements include probiotics, prebiotics, yeast cultures, digestive enzymes, organic

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Pre and Post Performance For Your Horse

Just like people, no two horses are alike‰ – breed, personality, performance… But no matter how different they are, the importance of warming up and cooling down remains the same.

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Time to Face the Cold- Keep Up Your Training Program.

By: Hannah Young- Triple Crown Insider Now that the cold winter months are here, some people give their horses a

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Should You Clip Your Horse This Winter?

  By: Madison Nichter, Triple Crown Insider As the days get cooler and shorter, many of us come to the

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Frigid Weather and Fundamentals: Keep Your Winter Riding Fresh

By: Emily Kelly, Triple Crown Insider As those of us in the Midwest approach our looming, gloomy six months of

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Giving Thoroughbred Racehorse’s a Second Chance

  Giving Thoroughbred Racehorse’s a Second Chance Phillip Dutton riding OTTB, Icabad Crane 2014 America’s Most Wanted Thoroughbred winner By:

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Triple Crown Senior- Before and After testimonials!

No wonder Triple Crown Senior is our #1 seller and is one of the most recommended senior feeds on the

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Preparing for Fall & Winter- Are You Ready?

By: Jessica Drexler As we head into fall, it’s time to plan for the changing nutritional needs of your horse.

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Prebiotics in Triple Crown Horse Feed- Not Like the Others!

All this talk of prebiotic and probiotics leaves many people asking, “What is the difference between the two?” It’s actually

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The Inside Track on Horse Racing: Part 1

As American Pharoah prepares to make his first debut since winning the Triple Crown at the Haskell Invitational in NJ,

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Hoof Packing: Post-Exercise Care

If you missed our previous blogs in the Post-Exercise care series, check them out here: Bathing Icing the Legs Applying

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Poulticing Legs: Post-Exercise Care

If you missed our previous blogs in the Post-Exercise care series, check them out here: Bathing Icing the Legs Applying

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Stable Wraps: Post-Exercise Horse Care

If you missed our previous blogs in the Post-Exercise care series, check them out here: Bathing Icing the Legs Check

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Icing Legs: Post-Exercise Horse Care

If you missed our previous blogs in the Post-Exercise care series, check them out here: Bathing Applying Stable Wraps Check

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Bathing: Post-Exercise Care for a Healthy Horse

As the summer heat starts to hit and the competition season begins, horses and riders alike are more susceptible to

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Importance of Hay Analysis For Better Horse Feeding Decisions

  By: Eric Haydt Feeding recommendations cannot be made properly without first asking about fiber, which should be the majority

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Does Your Horse Need a Supplement? If Yes, Which One?

By Dr. Bill Vandergrift, EquiVision, Inc. There are many nutritional and nutraceutical supplements available for horses today. Some supplements address

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Learn Why Beet Pulp Based Horse Feeds Are Great For Your Horse.

  By: Eric Haydt Over recent years, shredded beet pulp has become an increasingly popular ingredient in horse feed for

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Meet Roman- Rescued by True Blue Animal Rescue, Fueled by Triple Crown!

  Story by: True Blue Animal Rescue Roman had a great life living in a field full of grass. As

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Senior Horse Feed-Learn About the Many Uses of Senior Feed.

By: Eric Haydt When senior feeds first appeared on the market, they were designed to help provide alternate sources of

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Complete Horse Feeds- More Than Just High Fiber and Low Carbohydrates

  By: Eric Haydt, PAS We had a very good question from a customer asking, “What exactly is a ‘complete’

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Keep Your Horse Ready for Cold Weather With Forage, Water and Watching the Temperature.

      By: Dr. Bill Vandergrift, EquiVistion, Inc. Managing horses in cold weather is not difficult, but there are

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Is My Hay Green Enough For My Horse?

By: Sally Flis, Ph.D., CCA -Feed and Crop Support Specialist of Equi-analytical/Dairy One Laboratories   Chemical analysis of your horse

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As Fed‰ or Dry Matter‰: Understand Which to Read on Your Hay Analysis.

By: Paul Sirois, MS, PAS – Manager – Equi-analytical/Dairy One Laboratories You’ve heard that having your hay or pasture analyzed

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The First 100 Days (Retired Racehorses)

By Dr. Bill Vandergrift, EquiVision, Inc. Download PDF Retired Thoroughbred race horses coming directly off the track usually benefit from

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Feeding Your Draft Horse: Nutritional Feed Requirements

Download PDF The bigger the horse, the more you need to feed it-correct? Not always so Draft horse diets are

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Summer Riding 101: How to keep yourself and your horse safe during riding season

By: Molly Lass Download PDF With summer in full swing, it is the prime time to horseback ride. Here are

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Have you been thinking about the lush spring grass and how you’re going to catch your horse when it’s time to come in?

We have all experienced chasing, bribing, and even threatening our horse to come in from the pasture. Whether you are

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Is Your Horse an Escape Artist?

By: Lauren Ross Download PDF Having a behaved‰Û horse means being an aware‰Û horse owner. It might seem cute or

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Ulcer Incidence in Horses is High, Learn Ways to Manage Ulcers and Prevent Them in the Future

We recently had a customer who was competing in a hunter jumper class for Grand Champion of the series. Her

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Fertilize and Seed Your Fall Pastures: Watch Your Horses and Look to Complete Feeds to Supplement Hay and Nutritional Needs

Dr. Amy M. Gill As we head into fall, it’s time to plan for changes in the nutritional needs of

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Protection Measures Including Vaccination, Use of Quality Hay, Wound Care and High Quality Horse Feeds Help Keep Botulism Away.

What causes botulism? Toxins produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum cause botulism. Horses can consume the bacterial spores from soil

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Why Keeping Horses Properly Hydrated During Summertime Is Critical To Equine Health

Fresh, Cool Water Is Important For Avoiding Horse Health Problems Such As Colic And Heat Stress. By Dr. Amy M

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Superior, Consistent Animal Feed Nutrients: How To Compare Horse Feed Brands

Understanding the Fine Details Behind Horse Feed Nutrient Labeling Can Help Minimize Serious Equine Health Risks. With so many products

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How Equine Nutrition Combined With The Right Medical Protocols Can Dramatically Improve Equine Immunity

Keeping horses healthy and disease- and disorder-free are hot topics on the Internet and in many popular press journals and

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Fighting Fly Allergies & Mosquito Borne Diseases Starts With A Proactive Understanding Of these Problems

It Takes More Than Insect Repellent To Manage Fly Allergies & Mosquito Control Issues. Learn How To Prepare Yourself For

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Know When to Call the Vet in a Medical Emergency

Download PDF Knowing Basic Equine & Human First Aid Is Also Critical In Equine Emergencies. Horse owners can handle many

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Getting The Best Horse Care Nutrition Information. Avoiding Common Horse Feeding Misconceptions

By Amy M Gill, PhD Download PDF The internet contains a plethora of information about every topic under the sun.

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Colostrum Antibodies, Deworming & More. Understanding the Importance of Equine Nutrition & Medical Care For Mare & Foal, Post Foaling.

Download PDF Once the mare stands after foaling and before the foal nurses, the mare’s udder and perineum should be

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Winter Trends For Riders: Horse Tack and Equine Health Do’s and Don’ts For Safe Winter Riding

Dr. Amy M Gill If you live in a geographic region that turns cold during the winter months, continuing to

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The Truth behind Bran Mash’s Use as an Equine Digestive Tract Stabilizer

Using bran mash as a weekly ‘cleanser’ is common practice among horse owners and stables. It is believed to add

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Minimizing Colic In Horses During Cold Weather Through Strategic Water Maintenance, Salt Block & Horse Feed Selections & More.

By Dr. Amy M. Gill Download PDF Most people caring for horses dread the first signs of winter— cold, blustery,

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Understanding the Importance Of High Fiber, Heated Water Troughs & Proper Shelter To Avoid Colic In Horses During Winter Weather.

Download PDF A Warm, Happy Horse. Feeding and Management of Horses during the Transition from Warm to Cooler Weather by:

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Horse Feed: Why Hay, Grain & Horse Supplements Are Only The Beginning

As horse owners, many of us struggle with understanding and perfecting our horses diets. Horse feed choices depend not only

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Horse feed manufacturing methods 101- quality concerns are analyzed for the Horse Owner

With all the advances in manufacturing technology, one would think horse feed would be perfect and consistent 100% of the

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Important equine health tips for managing nervous horse behaviors-Part 2

By: Dr. Amy M Gill Ration management, and key ingredients can encourage healthier equine temperaments and “hind gut,” digestion. Forage

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Important Equine Health Tips for Managing Nervous Horse Behaviors. Part 1

By: Dr. Amy M Gill Unnatural environments lead to physical and mental stress. Domestic horses have not evolved from their

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Horse Pasture Management: Managing Horses on Summer Pastures.

By: Dr. Amy M Gill With summer in full swing and temperatures rising, managing your pasture in the summer can

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Understanding the Warning Signs Of Heat Stress: Exercising and Managing Horses in Hot Weather

By: Dr. Amy M Gill Download PDF As the summer temperatures rise, heat and humidity become an issue for those

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Horse Feed Solutions: Buying the Right Horse Food Storage Containers and Buying Smaller Quantities is Essential During Hot Summer Months.

One of the questions Triple Crown representatives are most often asked is, “How do I know if my feed is

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Horse Transport 101: How To Prepare For Your Horse’s Feeding And Care During Long Hauls To Trail Rides and Horse Shows

By: Amy M Gill, PhD Most short hauls are fairly straight forward. But, for longer hauls, proper horse feed, water

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All About Horses & Nutrition: By Truly Understanding Horse Food Components, Equine Lovers Become Increasingly Empowered.

Triple Crown Nutrition’s 1st of Two Articles Regarding Definitions of Horse Feed Ingredients. While many of the ingredients we use

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Understanding Electrolytes For Horses and The Role That Electrolyte Supplements May Play In Maintaining The Health Of Your Horse.

By: Dr. Amy M Gill Download PDF Electrolytes are mineral salts that create electrical current in the horse. Electrolytes are

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The Inside Track on Horse Racing: Part 3

This Week, We Follow The Young Race Horses As They Settle Into The Routine at The Training Center. From Both

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The Inside Track on Horse Racing: Part 2

In This Segment, We Follow The Young Race Horses In Their First Days At The Training Center. From Both the

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Keep Your Barrel Horse Healthy & Fit For Peak Performances

Barrel Racing Champion, Holly Ricotta, Discusses Some of Her Secrets To Staying In The Winner’s Circle. By Holly Ricotta. There’s

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Broodmare & Foal: Healthy Foals Begin With Understanding Broodmare’s Nutritional Needs vs. Feeding Horses Traditionally.

Understanding Your Broodmare’s Distinctive Nutritional Needs, Throughout Gestation, May Help Improve Foal Health. By: Dr. Bill Vandergrift, EquiVision, Inc. Download

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Do’s & Dont’s When Traveling With A Trailer Full Of Horses

Even If You’re Traveling South, You’ll Need More Than Flip Flops And Sun Tan Lotion To Help Insure A Successful

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At 70 Years Of Age, Flower is Both the World’s Oldest Donkey & Longest Lived Equine

The World’s Oldest Donkey Is Still Lovable, Kicking & Eager For Companionship. Did you know that the oldest horse lived

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