Category: Blog

30 Sep 2021
exercise horses

Supporting Horses Post Exercise

As riders we all have our post-exercise routines.  Whether this is simply walking the horse off and a basic wash down, or whether you’re washing down with warm water, or maybe the application of a massage rug.

23 Sep 2021

What’s the deal with antioxidants in horses?

Eventing is a rigorous exercise challenge, similar to the human triathlon, that tests the physical ability and skill of both horse and rider during three separate phases:

03 Sep 2021

There’s an app for that! Best horse apps today

Some of the best finds are those you didn’t even know you were looking for.  And when you find one that speaks to the exact thing that has been standing between you and Olympic glory… well, then.

13 Aug 2021
#tokyoolympics 2021

Hidden Gems from #tokyoolympics 2021

This year’s Olympics had us in cheers and in tears and everything in between! We then delved a little deeper and found even more special moments, rarely-seen video footage, and amazing stories.

23 Jul 2021
inflammation in horses

Whole-body Inflammation in Horses

Equine researchers have been studying the concept of whole-body inflammation and its links to a variety of health problems for years. But what is whole-body inflammation?  How does it relate to my horse’s overall health?   Whole-body inflammation in horses When someone mention “inflammation”, you may picture a localized swollen area on a limb or […]

09 Jul 2021
arthritis in horse hocks

Arthritis in Horse Hocks

  Arthritis in the small joints of the horse hock is a very common condition affecting all types of horses.  It is not just a disease of old horses; in fact, we regularly see this in horses around seven or eight years old, and it is often picked up in the autumn as the weather […]