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The horse has eyes set high up on the side of his head Horse Sense

The horse has five main senses, which are those of seeing, hearing, tasting, touching and smelling a...

Turmeric is a relatively new supplement Choosing and Using Supplements

Some people choose to supplement their horse to assist with health and wellbeing in a natural way, f...

An increasing number of leisure riders are now feeding balancers Equine Therapy: Maximise your horse’s potential

Just as athletes seek treatment after an injury, horses can benefit from regular therapy sessions to...

Any horse, whatever the weather, can benefit from receiving an electrolyte supplement Beat the Heat

Going out for rides on long summer days are one of the best things about owning a horse, but getting...

Summer fun in the field can sometimes lead to injuries Laminitis

Laminitis is a very serious and debilitating condition, so every effort should be made to protect yo...

Past Articles

Cutting out hard feeds can be tempting, but you must make sure your horse is still receiving all necessary vitamins and minerals
Summer Feeding | Vets & Healthcare

With some horses needing restrictive diets and others requiring extra calories, feeding throughout the summer can be tricky but once you have an effective plan,...

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Graham Duncanson and Emma Milne
Tour de Force – Septuagenarian vet cycles from Norfolk to Cape Town | Interviews

Retired vet Graham Duncanson is celebrating 50 years in the profession by cycling over 8,000km from the UK to South Africa to raise money for...

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Robinson Animal Healthcare helping Egypt Equine Aid
Robinson Animal Healthcare to the Rescue in Egypt | Interviews

Robinson Animal Healthcare, the leading manufacturer of animal first aid, woundcare and absorbents, has donated products to Egypt Equine Aid to help support the wonderful...

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ULSA-COOL side
New Balancer from Blue Chip | News & Olympics

Always at the forefront of modern equine nutrition, Blue Chip has developed The Super Concentrated ULSA-COOL Balancer to add to their new range of Calming,...

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A balancer is a low-intake, concentrated source of essential protein, vitamins, and minerals, which is designed for all classes of horses when additional calories are not required
Animal Welfare Act Under Review | News & Olympics

10 years on from the introduction of the Animal Welfare Acts 2006 and following the Efra Committee Inquiry on animal welfare, leading vets are coming...

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