Do you love being creative and work with your hands? Then get ready for some amazing DIY projects for your horse, barn or horsey friends. Make your own horse stuff, unique and personalised. It can save you some money and is a great way of spending some of your time getting active, alone or with your friends or family. Today we talk about our favourite DIY horse projects and what we have always wanted to try.
DIY for Horses Projects
Recipe for Horse Shampoo
- 1 Cup Liquid Soap
- 1 Tsp Jojoba Oil
- 1 Tsp Coconut Oil
- 2 Tsp Vegetable Glycerin
- 2 Tsp Witch Hazel
- Essential Oils (optional)
Gently mix all ingredients in a container with a lid. You can then apply it to your horse’s wet coat, mane and tail. Rinse thoroughly and repeat if needed to remove tough stains.
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- Advantages of DIY
- Materials & Skills
- Different projects
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