As today (June 1) marks the official start of the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season, the staff at TheHorse.com took a look through our archives to find some important horse care articles, downloads, and videos that can help you prepare yourself, your horse, and your farm for the storm season.
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Hurricane Preparation Tips for Horse Owners
With the hurricane season upon us, it is important that horse owners ready themselves in advance for evacuation and other recommended tasks related to hurricane preparedness. Here are some tips for horse owners living in hurricane-prone areas
Equine Hurricane Evacuation
Head for the hills! When hurricane winds blow along the Gulf and Eastern shores of the United States, horse owners must decide whether to "shelter in place" or load horses, gear, and pretty much everything but the kitchen sink and head inland, away from the greatest storm danger.
Hurricane and Emergency Preparedness for Horse Owners
The time to prepare for a hurricane is well before you need to move out of its path. When a hurricane threatens your area, the first priority is to save human lives. With proper preparation and planning we can also save our horses’ lives.
Navigating Natural Disasters with Horses
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