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Thirsty Horses! Avoiding That Frozen Water Bucket on a Winter Morning

By Sharon Rogers

Horse in the Snow

Winter is coming! I am not really excited to be saying that, but it is a fact of life. So, as I have mentioned on this blog before, we need to be prepared to keep our animals comfortable as the weather changes. Everyone is aware of the dangers of dehydration in animals in the summer, but the dangers are just as high for dehydration in horses in the winter. Because a frozen water bucket is a real possibility, today we will talk a bit about how to avoid this problem and keep your horse from going thirsty or getting sick, regardless of the weather. Continue reading