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Vices - why and how to manage them

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Vices - why and how to manage them

Horses have to put up with a lot! In years gone by horses were left to roam the plains free to do what they liked. Now they are expected to live in small stables and graze in small, enclosed areas. No wonder they look for other things to do, to occupy themselves. Unfortunately, many of these actions turn into vices which can cause, at times, disastrous effects.

Crib-biting on a stable door
©Amanda Waters

What is a vice?

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