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Even armed with the latest, greatest technology such as Accuweather’s “RealFeel,” there’s still more to consider than just the temperature, humidity, wind, and sun when determining if it’s too hot to ride this summer. Here are some practical tips to help you make the call of “how hot is TOO hot” for equestrian activities:
Maybe on those really hot, humid days where there’s no wind, no cloud cover, and the sun is beating down, it’s time for an easy groundwork review, an extra grooming session, or a thorough tack cleaning!
SmartPak strongly encourages you to consult your veterinarian regarding specific questions about your horse's health. This information is not intended to diagnose or treat any disease, and is purely educational.