Horse care on small acreage requires adequate hay, clean waterOwning a horse is a large and expensive responsibility. Horses require time and money for proper upkeep. The following is designed to help the new or inexperienced horse owner understand how to properly care, feed and manage a horse. Here are some of the key issues you should consider as you decide if you want the responsibility of owning a horse. Space and facilities are one of the important factors to think about for keeping a horse.
By: Dr. Ann Swinker, Cooperative Extension Horse Specialist Pennsylvania State University