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Why Iron?

Why Iron?

4 September 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
Well it's not to keep your shirts looking good (ha ha!).   Q. Does your horse sweat when exercised (I hope so)? Q. Does your horse...

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Bleeders - Treatment and Prevention

Bleeders - Treatment and Prevention

14 August 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
‘Bleeders’ or EIPH (Exercise Induced Pulmonary Haemorrhage) refers to the presence of blood in the airways of the lung, in association...

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Be at their best on the day!

Be at their best on the day!

26 July 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
Why use pre-race supplements? You have worked hard all winter, you have spent valuable time, money and brain power getting your horse ready for...

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3 solutions for unruly equine behaviour

3 solutions for unruly equine behaviour

5 July 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
Have a horse with behavioural issues? Training or managing a horse that’s all over the place can be frustrating, especially when...

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Revealed: How to handle gastric ulcers

Revealed: How to handle gastric ulcers

23 June 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
How’s the stomach health of your horse? Because it’s estimated that up to 90% of racehorses, 60% of sport horses, and 50% of...

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How to minimise horse weight loss during winter

How to minimise horse weight loss during winter

30 May 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
It’s no secret that when the temperature drops, horses burn additional calories just to stay warm. And with this in mind, the majority of...

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Trainers: Two solutions for tying-up

Trainers: Two solutions for tying-up

11 May 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
Have a horse with stiff legs?  Some of the tell-tale signs of tying-up are stiff hind legs, a limited range of movement when walking, or...

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Feed Requirements

Feed Requirements

29 March 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
WHAT FEED DOES A HORSE REQUIRE?   We all know that forage (hay and grass) is the foundation of your horse’s nutritional...

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Joint Supplements - How To Choose?

Joint Supplements - How To Choose?

1 February 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
Every horse will benefit from a high-quality joint supplement. Along with other treatments as recommended by your veterinarian, horses can experience...

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Increasing Oxygen Concentration in the Blood of the Racehorse

Increasing Oxygen Concentration in the Blood of the Racehorse

1 January 2017

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
February 14, 2008 VETERINARY Oxygen is the fuel of life and its efficient use is the key to athletic fitness. The respiratory system of the...

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Improve Immunity with Arabinogalactans

Improve Immunity with Arabinogalactans

17 October 2016

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
Would you believe that a sugar supplement could strengthen your horses immune system? The sugars in arabinogalactans can. Arabinogalactans are a type...

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Keratin in Equine Joint Health

Keratin in Equine Joint Health

1 August 2016

 - Posted by Simone McConnell
In an unhealthy joint, damage is caused by inflammation and cartilage loss. Inflammation is caused by free radicals and the degradation of the...

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