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Salt blocks are super for spring and summer




Sweet! Warmer days are finally here. Equestrians tack up mounts and step outside to ride under sunny skies. Horses play happily in pastures and turnouts.

The sweaty season will soon start, and salt blocks will appear in horse stalls.

Here are a few salt and mineral block choices.


And a few salt / mineral block holders:


Some horse owners like the basic salt blocks (usually placing them in wire racks or special tubs), while others prefer fancy Himalayan rock salts or sticky mineral tubs. 

Whatever the choice, these products are particularly important during warmer months, when horses tend to perspire more than in winter.

alt and electrolyte replacement become critical on hotter days. Got salt blocks?

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JPC Himalayan Salt Lick
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