FIVE TIPS FOR DECKING THE HALLS SAFELY
Decorating Decorating your your barn barn is is a a fun fun way way to to get get into into the the spirit spirit of of the the season. season. Make Make sure, sure, however, however, that that you’re you’re not not putting putting your your horse’s horse’s health health at at risk. risk. Follow Follow these these five five guidelines guidelines to to celebrate celebrate the the season season safely: safely: 1. Choose only lights rated for outdoor use. 2. Make sure your wreaths, garlands and other greenery don’t contain yew or other toxic plants. 3. Remember that horses who are not acclimated to the sound of harness bells may spook when they hear them. 4. Use only unbreakable ornaments and decorations, made for outdoor use. 5. Hang all lights and decorations well out of reach of curious horses.