Tricks of the Trade

Sometimes in our horsey lives it’s the little things that make all the difference. That’s why I thought I’d share a few of my “little things” that I appreciate each day and find helpful for getting chores done easily and painlessly.

Clips on watering tank.

I learned this from a fellow horse friend. Just take a couple of blanket clips to clasp your water hose in place and viola! No more crazy monster hose flipping out of the tank and spraying you and scaring horses. While you’re at it, set the timer on your cell phone for how long it’ll take the tank to fill. That way you can go get another task done and not accidentally forget about the filling water tank until two hours later when pastures and all else are flooded.

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