Be a Hero to Your Horse: Proactively React to Wildfire Danger

Today I got a note from a reader in the West who boards her horse and is trying to be prepared. Stephanie Nicole said, “Just last week I got called ‘paranoid’ and other mean comments for wanting to be prepared. I’m the only person in a boarding stable of 40-plus horses with any sort of emergency plan. I got laughed at for putting shipping boots on a horse then going 10 minutes down the road. I’m the resident ‘safety freak’ but we’ll see who’s laughing when my horse is alive and safe when something happens!”


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