Common Things That Frighten Horses and How to Handle Them Safely
10 Common Things That Scare Horses
1. Anything New
2. Invasive Veterinary Care, Grooming, and Shoeing
3. Riding in a Trailer
4. Plastic Bags
5. Feeding From a Bucket
6. Spray Bottles
7. Barking Dogs
8. Water Hose
10. Flapping Fabric
How to Prevent Your Horse From Spooking
Schedule a Horse Checkup With Our Tucson Equine Veterinarians
If your horse spooks easily or has been more anxious or easily frightened than normal, we strongly encourage you to schedule an appointment with an equine veterinary specialist at Adobe Veterinary Center in Tucson. We are highly experienced in examining and evaluating horses. We can talk with you about the issues you’ve been experiencing with your horse and work with you to determine the most appropriate course of action that will be safe and effective for your horse.
To learn more or schedule an appointment, we welcome you to contact our Tucson veterinary center today.