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.
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:
As Championship Meets across the UK heralds the nearing conclusion of competition season, thoughts are turning to equine care during the rest period.
A naturally occurring prohibited substance (or NOPS) is one that is either naturally present within certain ingredients or that occurs as a result of inadvertent cross contamination during processing.
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.
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.
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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.
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 […]
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 […]