Barn IQ – Equine Supplements Simplified

by Phoebe Bechtolt The equine supplement industry has come a long way in the past 30 years. There are now supplements for every possible type of horse health issue. The packaging for equine supplements has typically been buckets, bags and plastic containers of all sizes. These containers take up valuable barn and trailer space and cause extra work when taking supplements on the road. Fortunately, equine supplement packaging has evolved. One such advance is personalized packaging in small plastic containers …

Meet Phoebe: Introducing You to Our 707 Bloggers!

Hello readers. My name is Phoebe and I live in Durango Colorado. Horses have been a mainstay in my life for 35 years. I currently have 7 equines in my care,  ranging in age from a three year old mustang to a 27 year old Icelandic Pony. Through the years I have participated in many activities with my horses, my favorites being backcountry riding in the Colorado Wilderness and long distance competitions such as endurance and competitive trail riding. 2016 …

It’s Time to Break Up with Winter!

I need to “break-up” with winter….. “It’s not you it’s me, I think time apart might make us appreciate each other more, we can totally still be friends, I feel like we are just holding each other down” Whatever line you choose, winter has got to go! I know I live in the Mecca of Winter in Southwest Colorado and people all over the country pay a lot of money every year to come here to ski, sled, skate and …