The following documents are available to assist horse owners in caring for their horses

  • Image by Annie Spratt

    Horse Health Care

    Learn about basic health care routines and vital signs

    View PDF

  • Image by Thomas Tucker

    Winter Horse Care

    Tips for taking care of your horse in the winter months

    View PDF

  • Image by Annie Spratt

    Feeding Your Horse

    Learn about your horse's daily feeding requirements including pasture, hay, grain and water

    View PDF

  • Choosing a Horse

    Details you may want to consider before buying a horse including space needed, liability, and fencing 

    View PDF

  • Vital Signs

    Brief instructions on taking a horse's vital signs including temperature, pulse and respiration rate

    View PDF

  • First Aid Kit

    A list of items you might want to keep in your horses' first aid kit

    View PDF

  • The Overweight Horse

    Helpful guide to maintaining your horse's proper body weight

    View PDF

  • USHJA Horse Welfare Guide

    US Hunter Jumper Association guidelines on horse welfare

    View PDF

  • Horses are Livestock

    Read the American Horse Council's white paper on legal definition of horses as livestock

    View PDF

  • Long Range Disaster Planning

    Develop a plan for your horses and other equines in case of natural or other disaster.

    View PDF

  • COVID19 Resources for Horse Owners

    United Horse Coalition has compiled information that may be useful to horse owners

    Visit

  • w-facebook

© 2020 by New Mexico Horse Council