Equine distractions during social distancing

Hunkered down at home? We've compiled this great list of activities you can easily do from the comfort of your couch. Whether you're in the mood for learning something new or simply being entertained, there's a little something for everyone. Enjoy! 

  • Our YouTube channel is packed with Nutrition Nuggets from Dr. Nettie Liburt. These short video snippets are the perfect way to learn more about a specific feed or supplement, or feeding horses with unique nutritional needs. https://www.youtube.com/c/BuckeyeNutrition


  • Need a distraction from social distancing?  Check out our Facebook page for our new weekly series called "Social Distraction with BUCKEYE Nutrition".


  • Our sister Mars Horsecare company, Spiller's, designed a fun equine scavenger hunt game you can play without leaving your house! The rules of the game are
    • Find as many of the items on the list you can without leaving your house or garden
    • If you have more than one horse, you can have 1 point for each horse’s photo / book title you find
    • Once you’ve completed the scavenger hunt, total up your items and shout BINGO if you manage to find them all. 
    • There are no prizes for taking part as we reckon most of you will get top points!


  • Learn something new with Extension Horses, Inc. Extension Horses, Inc. is a group of professionals from several land grant universities in the United States that collaborate to bring the public research-based information for educational use. Topics range from nutrition and health to facilities to training and behavior, plus much more. https://horses.extension.org/


  • My Horse University (MHU) was established in 2005 at Michigan State University, and brings research and knowledge from world-renowned experts. They provide free online courses, webinars and podcasts. https://www.myhorseuniversity.com/


  • Horse Country farms have some social distancing-friendly experiences with virtual tours of Claiborne Farm, Lane's End Farm, New Vocations and much more!   https://visithorsecountry.com/


  • Need your cute fuzzy foal fix? Foal Patrol is live from the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame here! https://www.foalpatrol.com/


Have other suggestions?  Share them with us!