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Autumn Laminitis Prevention

Nov 14, 2018

Autumn presents the risk of laminitis to many horse owners.  This year, the milder weather has been continuing right into November which means laminitis risk can be higher, Scientific Nutritional Products explain how you can prevent the condition… Autumn weather usually brings a combination of sunshine and rain which in turn creates lush grazing.  Laminitis is a severely detrimental condition w...

Healthy Hooves!

Jun 05, 2015

With the warmer weather on the near horizon it is important to assess the different challenges each season brings to horse ownership. The drier, summer weather can result in a reduction in hoof health causing issues such as lost shoes, damaged and cracked, split feet becoming more common. What's more the rain-shine climate of the UK can often cause additional problems causing the hoof capsule t...

The Importance of Copper and Zinc for Healthy Hooves

Oct 30, 2014

Horses hooves are very similar to our own fingernails and they can be prone to becoming brittle, cracking, splitting and even more so when exposed to the autumn/winter elements.  Maintaining optimum hoof condition when it’s raining, snowing and windy outside can be quite a challenge.  Here we explain the roles of copper and zinc in preserving the condition of your horses hooves. If your horse’s...

Avoiding Autumn Laminitis

Oct 04, 2013

During the late summer months and early autumn the risk of our equines developing laminitis is at the forefront of equine owner's minds. This is because the incidences of this condition automatically becomes higher as the weather of the season typically brings a combination of both sunshine and regular rain producing incredibly lush pasture for our horses and ponies to devour! Laminitis itself ...

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