Sunday, November 17, 2019
Dental care for senior horses

Dental care for senior horses

The best way to attack dental issues in older horses is with a defensive approach, not an offensive one. Take a look at how...
How the NASC is protecting equine health, one supplement company at a time

How the NASC is protecting equine health, one supplement company at a time

The National Animal Supplement Council (NASC) is improving and standardizing the animal supplement industry by awarding their Quality Seal to companies that meet their...

10 ways to support your senior horse’s joints

Aging horses are more susceptible to arthritis and other mobility issues. Here are 10 ways you can maintain his joints well into his senior...
Herbs and sporting horses: what you need to know

Herbs and sporting horses: what you need to know

Medicinal herbs can be beneficial to equine health, but competition rules and regulations might prohibit their use in some cases. Herbs have been used for...
The benefits of riding bitless

The benefits of riding bitless

Bits have their uses, but for many horses, they’re nothing but a nuisance. Switching to bitless can improve your horse’s performance and overall well-being. Trying...
Support your performance horse’s emotional health

Support your performance horse’s emotional health

You know how to cater to his physical needs, but what about his psychological ones? Supporting the emotional health of your equine athlete contributes...
Hoof care support for performance horses 

Hoof care support for performance horses 

The proper trim and hoof care tools, along with regular maintenance, can keep your horse’s feet healthy during performance season and beyond. If you...
Steamed hay helps competition horses thrive

Steamed hay helps competition horses thrive

Margie Engle and Steve Engle, DVM, added steamed hay to their success story amid a growing concern for equine respiratory health – and the...
Joint health for performance horses

Joint health for performance horses

Performance horses endure stress that can affect their minds, gastrointestinal systems — and their joints. Here’s how it’s all connected, and how you can...
2 common health issues in competition horses

2 common health issues in competition horses

Let’s look at two of the most frequently-occurring health issues in competition horses, so you can take steps to prevent them from inflicting your...