Dr Penny Hawken-Richards from Alternate Touch Equine Supplements Specialists joins me as this month’s guest speaker to share how you can support your horse’s digestive system wholistically. In this vlog Dr Penny shares about her amazing products and also talks to us in-depth about equine gut health.
Mares have the most magical power within them. They’ll teach us some incredible lessons if we are willing to learn. When a mare is truly seen and allowed to be unapologetically herself, she is fully in her power, and the magic that unfolds is unmatched by anything else on earth.
Herbs such as Chaste Tree Berry are well known for supporting horses with issues such as PPID and ‘Moody Mares’ behaviours. This herb stimulates the pituitary gland and helps to balance the endocrine functions. Chaste Tree Berry is known for it’s actions of being a hormonal balancer and an anaphrodisiac, meaning it also helps to reduce sexual excitement.
The liver is a vital organ that is working efficiently to ensure the overall health of your horse. It is important to note that vaccinations, chemical medications, chemical wormers, Bute, toxic plants, including pesticides sprayed on/around pastures all have an impact on the function of the liver.
Our domesticated horses can face a multitude of issues when it comes to their hooves. This article looks at two of the common issues your horse may encounter and what herbs you can use to support them.
Respiratory issues are the second most common cause for illness and lack of performance after Musculoskeletal issues in adult horses. The good news is there are many natural and holistic ways to help care for your horse’s respiratory system.
We know the privilege of having an older horse in our lives, comes with the need for a little extra TLC. Common issues that creep in are arthritis, Cushing’s Disease and general aches and pains.
This month we are focusing on a selection of Immune Boosting Herbs we can provide for our horse’s overall well-being, especially at this time of year during the cold, wet months when we all feel like we need a boost. The horse’s immune system, otherwise known as the...