Sunday, September 15, 2019
Antioxidant support for your equine athlete

Antioxidant support for your equine athlete

How free radicals affect performance horses, and why antioxidant supplementation plays such an important role in preserving good health.  Oxidation is a normal metabolic process...
Is your broodmare getting the nutrition she needs?

Is your mare getting the nutrition she needs?

What the equine body needs and what we think it needs can be two different things. Fortunately, there’s a test that can help. The effects...
Maintaining horse well-being in an Equine-Assisted Learning setting

Maintaining horse well-being in an Equine-Assisted Learning setting

Horses in Equine-Assisted Learning environments do so much to improve the welfare of humans – but these programs can take a toll on the...
Quality control: checking your horse’s hay and haylage

Checking your horse’s hay and haylage

Hay and haylage are a vital part of your horse’s diet, so it is important to provide optimal quality.  Learn how to evaluate your...
Revisiting how we understand equine parasite control

Revisiting how we understand equine parasite control

When it comes to intestinal parasite control, caretakers often look to de-wormers as a first line of defense. However, you may be doing more...
Choosing the right hemp product for your horse

Choosing hemp products for your horse

One of the newer trends we’re seeing in holistic animal care is the use of hemp products. Being an informed consumer will help ensure...
Equine Leaky Gut Syndrome – how stress puts your horse at risk

Equine Leaky Gut Syndrome – how stress puts your horse at risk

Take a look at how exercise, diet and other stressors can affect the health of your horse’s gut permeability. Leaky gut syndrome refers to a range of...
Understanding myofascial release for horses

Understanding myofascial release for horses

Myofascial release is gaining traction as an integral part of equine healthcare. Learn about fascia and its role in protecting the inner structures of...

Spring weather and thrush

Here’s what you need to know about thrush prevention this season, and how to treat it before it gets worse. During the winter months, hoof...
14 first aid kit essentials for your equine

14 first aid kit essentials for your equine

Horses are notorious for throwing us curve balls. Having a well-stocked first aid kit on hand can make all the difference in an emergency....