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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...

Protecting your horse from toxins

Understand what toxins are, and what natural remedies you can use to protect your horse from their harmful effects. When the organs of elimination become...

Herbs for your horse’s skin

Herbs and essential oils have many naturally-occurring properties that make them well-suited for addressing a range of skin conditions in horses. It's a pretty...

Homeopathy for equine skin conditions

When selecting homeopathic remedies for your horse’s skin conditions, deciphering the nature of his symptoms is key.  Conventional medical treatments are disease-based. Homeopathic treatments...

Herbs to boost your horse’s immunity

These herbs can protect your horse from illness and infection by helping to build his immunity to stay strong and resilient. Your horse’s immune system defends...

Rose hips

Roses belong to the same family as the apple and crabapple, so it is no coincidence that rose hips look like tiny apples. Rose...

Herbal medicine for respiratory health

Learn about herbal medicine and which herbs can help your horse with several common respiratory problems. The competition season is already in full swing. But...

Herbal liniments for sport horses

Liniments are externally-applied treatments that can be adapted for a variety of situations. Learn when and why to use liniments – and what herbs...

Growing your own medicinal herbs

Learn how you can start your own medicinal herb garden and which herbs are best for your horse. Before horses were domesticated, they roamed free...

Heal your horse with an herbal pasture

Designing the right herbal pasture will give your horse access to better nutrition and healthy treats, helping him to become a calmer, happier horse. Throughout...