Westfield Feed and Easthampton Feed: Blog Channelhttp://easthamptonfeed.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/59000/59311/thumb_westy_logox100.jpgWestfield Feed and Easthampton Feedhttp://easthamptonfeed.comen-USCopyright 2018, Westfield Feed and Easthampton FeedWed, 21 Mar 2018 20:03:05 -0400Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:03:05 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comSpring Pet Care Tipsblog_121091519894800http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/12109/spring-pet-care-tipsThe seasons are changing quickly this year, which may leave us unprepared to contend with all the things that come with warm weather, especially if you're a pet owner. There are a few things you should keep in mind when caring for your pet this spring and into the summer months.BlogsThu, 01 Mar 2018 04:00:00 -0500Preparing for Chicks: Setting Up Your Brooderblog_552761519894800http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/55276/preparing-for-chicks-setting-up-your-brooderSpring is chick season. Whether you are just starting a flock, increasing the numbers of chickens you keep or bringing new breeds home to try. Your brooder is critical to give for your chicks security, warmth and shelter they need for their earliest days.BlogsThu, 01 Mar 2018 04:00:00 -0500Healthy Dental Practices for Petsblog_182751517475600http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/18275/healthy-dental-practices-for-petsFebruary has been declared Pet Dental Month --and for good reason. The most common disease seen by veterinarians is dental disease. In fact, 75-85% of pets over the age of 2 have dental disease of some form.BlogsThu, 01 Feb 2018 04:00:00 -0500Horse Dental Careblog_460131517475600http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/46013/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?BlogsThu, 01 Feb 2018 04:00:00 -0500Protecting Your Livestock from the Harsh Winterblog_261591514797200http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/26159/protecting-your-livestock-from-the-harsh-winterWinter is a dangerous season for livestock and can be devastating to farmers, whether you have just a few hobby animals or a large commercial operation. Fortunately, there are many ways to keep livestock safe and healthy even through the worst winter conditions.BlogsMon, 01 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0500Ice Melt vs Your Pets Pawsblog_539311514797200http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/53931/ice-melt-vs-your-pets-pawsWinter walkways can be dangerous, but slips, falls and slides are not the only concerns pet owners should have about icy paths. Different ice melt chemicals may seem to create a safe walking surface, but those chemicals can be even more dangerous to pets than any ice.BlogsMon, 01 Jan 2018 04:00:00 -0500Holiday Gifts for Petsblog_251661512118800http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/25166/holiday-gifts-for-petsPets of all shapes, sizes, and species often become treasured members of the family, and what better way to include them in holiday celebrations than with gifts of their own?BlogsFri, 01 Dec 2017 04:00:00 -0500How to Prepare Your Chickens For Winterblog_343141512118800http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/34314/how-to-prepare-your-chickens-for-winterChickens are a surprisingly resilient bird where winter is concerned. This is especially true if your poultry belongs to one of the winter-hardy breeds such as Blue Andalusian, Dominique, Brahma, or Plymouth Rocks.BlogsFri, 01 Dec 2017 04:00:00 -0500Barn Winterization Checklistblog_440211509523200http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/44021/barn-winterization-checklistWhether you farm just a few acres, raise any type of livestock or oversee a large commercial agricultural operation, your barn is a critical structure in winter. It shelters your stock from cold, protects your gear from snow and ice and stores supplies for storms.BlogsWed, 01 Nov 2017 04:00:00 -0400Late Fall Lawn Careblog_527181509523200http://easthamptonfeed.com/blog/article/52718/late-fall-lawn-careThe fall is a busy time for gardeners. Not only are you trying to clean up your gardens and flower beds to prepare them for the winter, you are also winterizing your garden so that you can hit the ground running in the spring.BlogsWed, 01 Nov 2017 04:00:00 -0400