Beat the Summer Heat Blog Archive on May 3, 2009, 8:30

by Stargazer, age 12

For many of us, summer break is just around the corner. Excitement is in the air for rest, vacations, and for us horse people, more time to spend at the barn. But if the summer is hot where you are, you may have to take some safety precautions to make sure you and your horse can have a safe, enjoyable summer.

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Make sure you drink plenty of water. Not drinking enough water in the hot summer months can result in dizziness, headaches, fainting, and much more. You don’t want to have dehydration getting in the way of riding, do you? Drink at least

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