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Name two different types of western bridles.

Split Ear, Slip Ear, Conventional

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What is a mecate?

A hackamore lead rope

2

What is a fiadore?

A special knot in the hackamore

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What is the name for an oil made of suet, feet, and bones of cattle, used for softening leather?

Neat's Foot Oil

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True or False: Normal water for a horse to drink should be at 60 to 70 degrees Fahrenheit.

True

5

Can urea be toxic to horses?

Yes

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Which organs can the horse use to produce Vitamin C?

The liver and kidneys

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True or False: Are red Maple leaves poisonous when they are dry and wilted?

True (they stay toxic for 30 days)

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What does TDN stand for?

Total Digestible Nutrients

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What does COPD stand for?

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

10

What causes White Muscle Disease?

Selenium/Vitamin E deficiency

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What vitamin causes excessive tearing?

Vitamin A deficiency

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Name 4 materials that bits are made of.

Stainless Steel, Copper, Aluminum, Rubber, German Silver, Solid Nickel, Vulcanite, Happy Mouth

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What causes circular horizontal cracks in the hoof wall?

Selenium consumption

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What does VFA stand for?

Volatine Fatty Acids

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What is a barren mare?

A mare that is not in foal