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October 2017

Blog by Nikki Alvin-Smith


“Absolutely fabulous!” says Vincent DiCicco DVM, of the commercial kennel that he and his wife Anna, also a qualified vet, selected from Horizon Structures. The purchase was for their son Marc and his partner Steven Cordoba’s K9 training business 203K9, based in Stamford, Connecticut.

Commercial Kennel

The team at Horizon Structures loves to hear dog kennel reviews from clients and learn how the new structure they purchased is...

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October 31, 2017 posted by Content Admin

Blog by Nikki Alvin-Smith


You may think that blanketing your horses or having the cover of trees in your pasture eliminates the need to worry about providing shelter with a run-in shed. If you turn your horse out for just a few hours at a time and are present to bring him in should the weather turn bad then perhaps this is true.
Horses in snow
However, many of us like to turn our horses out for several...

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October 18, 2017 posted by Content Admin

Blog by Nikki Alvin-Smith


I learned about hay early in life thanks to my wonderful grandfather, ‘Pop.’ As a child growing up in rural Buckinghamshire, England, I was blessed to live on a property with horses, paddocks, fields and super bridleways that weaved through 500 year-old oak trees, with sandy loam soils underfoot and lots of galloping fun.

My grandfather grew up a farmer’s son in the small village of Mentmore. He delighted in sharing his knowledge of everything animal and farming. One day when I was just 11 years old, he took me into one of our...

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October 3, 2017 posted by Content Admin