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Dry Weather - Improving Hoof Health

Jun 29, 2021

It is very common for horses - whether barefoot or shod - to have brittle or cracked hooves resulting form Dry Weather conditions.  Hoof care professionals and owners are fortunately becoming increasingly aware of the fact that nutrition is the foundation of ‘good equine feet’, along with a sound program of regular, professional hoof care, whether trimming or shoeing. Experts agree that many un...

Caring for your equine going into Autumn

Oct 02, 2020

With the temperature dropping and the nights beginning to draw in, the autumn season is upon us. There is always a lot to think about in order to effectively care for your horse or pony so in our latest blog Scientific Nutritional Products offers a helping hand and some top tips for the new season and optimum autumn care for your equines!  Autumn Equine Care Five Top Tips from Scientific Nut...

Limiting Laminitis!

May 25, 2018

Spring and good weather are finally upon us bringing a combination of sunshine and rain creating lush grazing. Though quite delightful to our horses the ingestion of this rich grass is commonly associated with increasing the risk of laminitis.  The word laminitis strikes fear into the heart of any horse owner as the all too common condition leads to debilitating welfare problems and acute lamen...

Protecting Hoof Health in Wet Weather

Feb 05, 2018

With continuing colder and wetter weather it is important to assess the different challenges and changes each season brings to horse ownership, such as hoof care. The horse’s hoof is composed of a similar complex as our finger nails and technically the hooves are actually considered to be an extension of the skin! This means the hooves can be prone to becoming brittle, cracking, splitting and e...

Summer Happy!

Aug 04, 2015

With summer in full swing horse owners are getting to enjoy the long sun-filled days, shows and events and considerably less mucking out! However horse owners also need to be prepared for the flies, sunburn and hard ground which may affect their equine's wellbeing. Scientific Nutritional Products takes a look... Five Top Tips for Equine Summer Care from Scientific Nutritional Products 1.) If...

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