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Caring for the Veteran Horse

Feb 03, 2020

The winter weather is in full swing here in the UK and the long, cold months can be daunting for any horse owner, but caring for a veteran equine can prove to be even more challenging at this time of year. Scientific Nutritional Products takes a look at caring for the veteran horse in our latest blog… The phrase “long in the tooth” to signify old age came about for good reason, so make sure tha...

Supporting Equine Health through the Autumn

Nov 11, 2019

With the weather turning colder for many of our equines the risk of losing weight and condition becomes more likely especially when this is paired with the fact that we have had such a dry summer with minimal grass growth. So how do we support our equines at this time of year? Scientific Nutritional Products takes a look… Autumn is the critical time to start monitoring any fluctuations in your ...

Loosing Condition in Late Summer

Sep 13, 2019

Has your horse looked fabulous all summer and now suddenly dropped weight and condition? Is his coat a little dull? Loosing condition in the late summer and early autumn is common as the powerful sun can bleach, weaken and dry grass during peak summer time and it can therefore loose a big percentage of it’s nutritional value at this time of year.  When this is paired with many equines being tu...

Managing your Horse on Decreased Summer Pasture

Sep 06, 2018

This Summer the majority of us in the UK have had hot, sunny and rain free weather. Though most of us enjoy these sunny days - boosting vitamin D levels, topping up the tan and relaxing in the warmth, the hot weather is NOT ideal for the condition of our horse’s pasture! The powerful sun can bleach, weaken and dry the grass during peak summer time and it can therefore loose a big percentage of ...

Avoiding Colic

Mar 15, 2018

Our equine friends are notorious their sensitive digestive systems with many horses and ponies prone to digestive problems such as colic or gastric ulcers. In our latest blog we take a look at how to avoid these all-too-common issues. The horse has a unique and incredibly sensitive digestive system which requires nurturing in a domesticated environment, as for many horses modern lifestyle has ...

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