Akins Feed http://akinsfeedandseed.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/150000/150154/thumb_akins-logo2.jpgAkins Feed http://akinsfeedandseed.comen-USCopyright 2017, Akins Feed Sun, 23 Jul 2017 06:39:13 -0400Sun, 23 Jul 2017 06:39:13 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comAdvantages of Mineral Tubsblog_476491500192000http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/47649/advantages-of-mineral-tubsIt can be difficult to ensure your cattle have a balanced diet rich in essential minerals once you allow them to range and forage throughout a large pasture. Mineral tubs can be the answer to making sure your cattle have the proper nutrition. What Are Mineral Tubs and Their Benefits?BlogsSun, 16 Jul 2017 04:00:00 -0400Cooling Down Your Horse When It’s Hot Outsideblog_418231498896000http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/41823/cooling-down-your-horse-when-its-hot-outsideWhen there's hot weather outside, it's essential that you keep your horses cool. Here are some tips on keeping their temperature regulated even when the weather is hot: Water The most obvious thing to keep an eye out for is also one of the most important.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 04:00:00 -0400Storm Preparation Tips for Horse blog_494261497600000http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/49426/storm-preparation-tips-for-horse-cattle-ownersProperly caring for horses or livestock during a threatening storm requires careful planning and preparation. No one is immune to disaster and that's why we implement strategies and plans to overcome dangerous weather. No matter what the disaster may be, it never hurts to be prepared.BlogsFri, 16 Jun 2017 04:00:00 -0400How to Solve Trailer Loading Issues with Your Horseblog_494271496390400http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/49427/how-to-solve-trailer-loading-issues-with-your-horseAny equine enthusiast is well aware with the struggles associated with loading a horse into a trailer. It's natural for your horse to experience nervousness and anxiety when being loaded into a trailer whether it 's the first or fifteenth time.BlogsFri, 02 Jun 2017 04:00:00 -0400Adding New Chicks to Your Flockblog_487111493625600http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/48711/adding-new-chicks-to-your-flockWhether you need to replace aging hens, want to increase the diversity of your poultry or just need a few more chickens to meet your needs or increase your profits, you must take great care when adding new chicks to your flock.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 04:00:00 -0400Bird Migration Scheduleblog_487121492329600http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/48712/bird-migration-scheduleWhether you enjoy feathered visitors to your yard or feeding station or you regularly travel to wildlife refuges and nature preserves to see a wider variety of species, migration is always an exciting time to see birds.BlogsSun, 16 Apr 2017 04:00:00 -0400How To Manage Winter Pestsblog_472081488358800http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/47208/how-to-manage-winter-pestsWarm homes become extremely attractive to pests when winter comes. While during the summer you're worried about the pest that are outdoors, too often we forget about the winter and what can possibly come indoors.BlogsWed, 01 Mar 2017 04:00:00 -0500The Stylish Life of an Equestrianblog_461791487242800http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/46179/the-stylish-life-of-an-equestrianIf your personal style revolves around horses - from the corral to the arena and from the farm to the fields - you're an equestrian. But are you dressed the part? The right attire is more than just fashion, it's essential gear for your horse-oriented lifestyle.BlogsThu, 16 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0500Horse Dental Careblog_461781485946800http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/46178/horse-dental-careA horse's teeth change throughout its life and proper dental care is essential for your horse to be comfortable feeding, grazing and carrying a bit. But what types of problems can develop, and how should they be taken care of? Does Your Horse Have Tooth Problems?BlogsWed, 01 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0500Separation Anxiety in Dogsblog_456511483268400http://akinsfeedandseed.com/blog/article/45651/separation-anxiety-in-dogsEvery dog owner is familiar with their pet's emotions and moods from begging eagerly for a treat to excited to go for a walk to dramatic and fearful about a bath. There is one mood, however, that is often overlooked, simply because the owner is not around to see it - separation anxiety.BlogsSun, 01 Jan 2017 06:00:00 -0500