8 Horse Toys Bored Equines Won't Be Able to Resist

Posted by Allie Layos
horse in stall

These eight toys for horses can work magic on a bored horse.

Let's face it: horses, especially stall-bound horses, spend a lot of their time just standing around, and for intelligent creatures that have to be somewhat boring. Bored horses can become destructive, or pick up bad habits like cribbing and pacing.

Luckily there are many equine toys and treats designed to help keep stall-bound horses happy and active.

Here are eight boredom-busting toys that your horse won't be able to resist.

1. Horsemen's Pride 10" Horse Jolly Ball Peppermint Scented

Horsemen's Pride 10" Horse Jolly Ball Peppermint Scented
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Jolly Balls are one of the best-known horse toys for a reason. They're rugged, versatile, and able to help alleviate equine boredom in the stall and in the pasture. You can even find a bubble gum scented Jolly Ball horse toy here.

2. Horsemen's Pride 40' Jolly Mega Ball Green

Toys for Horse- Green jolly ball
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If your horse needs some extra entertainment in the pasture, this ball might be the perfect toy. There's a foot pump included for keeping the proper air pressure for the ultimate play experience.

3. Horseman's Pride Stall Snack Holder with Apple-Scented Jolly Ball for Horses

Horsemen's Pride Stall Snack Holder with Apple-Scented Jolly Ball for Horses
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This horse ball is a treat and toy in one. Instead of pacing or cribbing, horses can pass their time enjoying the Stall Snack, or playing with the apple-scented ball.

4. Horseman's Pride Pas-A-Fier Stall Toy

Horsemen's Pride Pas-A-Fier Stall Toy

Apple-scented with a rotating device designed to massage your horse's gums, this product can keep your horse occupied for hours when mounted in the stall.

5. HijiNa Animal Licking Himalayan Pink Salt Lick-100% Natural Pure Salt Block on Rope for Horses

HijiNa Animal Licking Himalayan Pink Salt Lick-100% Natural Pure Salt Block on Rope for Horses
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This Himalayan salt rock will offer long-lasting fun for your horse. Your horse will be able to get a healthy dose of iron and potassium from the salt.

6. Uncle Jimmy's Hangin' Balls

Uncle Jimmys Hangin Balls
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This ball toy/treat combo is lots of fun for horses to lick and grab, and packed with vitamins and minerals, too.

7. Horsemen's Pride 14 in. Jolly Tug

Horsemen's Pride 14 in. Jolly Tug
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Make it a playdate with the Jolly Tug! This is perfect for multi-horse stalls. There are two handles for your horses to tug on, and it'll only cost you $30.25.

8. Manna Pro Likit Boredom Buster, Lilac

Manna Pro Likit Boredom Buster, Lilac
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I watched the product video and it sure does look like horses have a ball with this toy! It encourages grazing behavior and Little Likit refills come in five different flavors. Horse owners say their horses love it.

With these toys in your arsenal, your horse's days are sure to be filled with fun.

What is your horse's favorite toy? Tell us below!

This post was originally published on March 13, 2017.

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