Horses, Bugs & Beetles is a fact sheet series designed to raise awareness amongst horse property managers, owners and agistees about sustainable horse keeping by promoting dung beetle health through reducing the use of chemicals.
Horses need a mix of nutritional natural fresh foods, dry fodder, vitamins and minerals to keep them healthy and strong. They need fresh drinking water, lots of proteins, oils, forages and diet supplements to maintain their energy and vitality. They love crunching on fresh carrots and apples, but did you know horses also love salt!(…)
Open to any small landholder. Help someone out or one day you may need it yourself. Register here: http://www.horsesa.asn.au/events/event/post-fire-animal-management-for-small-landholders-2/
Riley the Rescue horse will go on his first tour! Workshop includes: Appointing Horse Welfare Officers – Intro to event incident management – Volunteer safety tips – Handling deceased horses with dignity – Heat policies – Practicals with “Riley the Rescue Horse” Sat 14 Feb Roseworthy 1-3.30 pm University of Adelaide, Roseworthy Campus –(…)
Thank you for all of your help during the fires, through the CFS, relocating horses, carting hay or being prepared to help out in any way. There are many more months of hard work to go for affected people but as a wider horse community we can all work together. While fresh in your mind,(…)
Follow CFS sites/ ABC Radio 891 for regular fire updates & people info Scroll down for Depot Update 6 Jan Horse evacuations & hay donation coordination taking place on Bushfires SA Assistance https://www.facebook.com/groups/639464259428578/?fref=ts Landholders requiring urgent assistance with burnt stock PIRSA Stock Assessment 207 7847Those landowners wishing to obtain advice on burnt livestock requiring urgent(…)