Archive for July, 2017

Wellness on Wheelz Hondo

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

[ June 9, 2017; 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. July 25, 2017; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. August 18, 2017; 9:30 am to 2:30 pm. September 8, 2017; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. September 29, 2017; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. October 20, 2017; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. ] WELLNESS ON WHEELZ PROVIDES LOW-COST VET CLINICS
Wellness on Wheelz visits Mumme’s Inc. Hondo Store monthly. A veterinarian and technicians visit Mumme’s Inc. locations and provide affordable health care options for your pets. Find their services listed below. For more information, you can visit their website.
CANINE SERVICES
Zeutering (non-surgical sterilization of male dogs)…………………………..$125

Yearly Vaccine and Heartworm Package Rabies 1year, […]

Dove Season Must-Haves – Mojo Dove Decoys

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Pick up your Mojo Dove Decoys for Dove Season at Mumme’s Inc! Don’t forget to grab your hunting licenses, bird vests, bags, hunting tools, seats, ammo and a new shotgun!
The MoJo VooDoo Dove Decoy can change the way you hunt doves. Redesigned with a larger, more realistic, body in a natural landing position, the Voodoo […]

Get Ready for An Outstanding Dove Season

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Last year Texas dove season was good, but the forecast for the upcoming dove season is outstanding. In fact, dove populations are so healthy, the season has been extended to 90 days for the first time in 80 years. This makes it the longest dove season in the country – another reason why the hunting is […]

2017 – 2018 Livestock Shows

Friday, July 21st, 2017

Livestock shows for the upcoming season are right around the corner!
Are you interested in attending livestock shows? Here are the dates and locations of several major 2017-2018 Stock Shows happening throughout Texas. Go to the links for each Stock Show to learn more about event schedules, entry forms, ticket information and more:
State Fair of Texas (Dallas): September […]

Tips to Help Your Horse Beat the Summer Heat

Thursday, July 20th, 2017

Katie Young

Ph.D. – Senior Nutritionist & Product Manager, Equine Technical Solutions
The summer heat is here! Heat and humidity place an added burden on horses during training, showing and transporting.
Especially during the busy summer travel and show season, it’s important to make sure your horse is not becoming overheated, stays sufficiently hydrated and remains comfortable, even […]

2017 – 2018 Hunting Season Dates

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Texas Parks & Wildlife released the 2017 – 2018 Hunting Season dates. Check them out below. You can find more information on their website.

Alligator

22 Counties & special properties: Sep. 10 – 30
All Other Counties: Apr. 1 – June 30

Chachalaca

Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr & Willacy Counties: Nov. 4 – Feb. 25

Dove

North Zone
Sep. 1 – Nov. 12 & […]

Outlast Supplement pH Experiment

Monday, July 17th, 2017

See Purina® Outlast Supplement in action. Watch as Dr. Robert Jacobs, Purina PhD research equine nutritionist, demonstrates how a horse’s stomach would respond to a feeding of Outlast Supplement.
In this short experiment, Purina® Outlast Supplement raises the pH level of a simulated equine stomach environment from a harmful pH of 2 to a safe pH […]

Summer Mineral Minute – Cattle Mineral Program

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

Quick and timely considerations for your mineral program.

If using a mineral form of fly control, consistent intake is key. Consider using Wind and Rain Storm Fly Control Mineral with Altosid (IGR) in either granular or tub form.
To help achieve consistent mineral intake, use enough mineral feeders for your herd size. A good rule is to […]

Back to Cattle Starter Feed Basics

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

VFD may require you to take a second look at your weaned calf program.
If your buy starter feeds, this may be the first year you’ll purchase under the Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD). And what may have been a simple feed order in years’ past could now cause some frustration if you plan to use […]

Top 3 Methods of Fly Control: Prevention, Reduction and Management

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017

There are thousands of species of flies in the United States. While only a select number of these species are common nuisances, the disruptions they cause to your horse’s normal feeding and pasturing routines can be upsetting. Many fly species can also transmit injurious diseases, making it even more important to implement a three-stage fly […]