A collection of bedding info



Straw
Positives:
Cheap
Cozy
Offers something to do for the horse
Quick to decompose
Negatives:
Takes up a lot of space when storing it
Leaves a lot of manure
Not very good for the bronchus
Doesn’t absorb well

Peat
Positives:
Easy and efficient to store
Great absorption
Doesn’t smell
Negatives:
Dark
Creates a lot of dust
Not friendly for the environment
Freezes in the winter

Chips
Positives:
Better for the bronchus than straw
Creates small amounts of manure
Bright
Easy + efficient to store
Good absorption
Negatives:
Doesn’t offer anything to do when the horse is bored
More expensive than straw
It gets stuck everywhere
Takes long time to decompose
Doesn’t bind-together to create nice bedding

Straw pellets
Positives:
Bright
Makes okay bedding
Easy to clean
Cheap
Negatives:
Not cozy
Some versions creates a lot of dust
Some versions smell bad
Gets stuck on the horse

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