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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...

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...

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 ...

Time for Clipping

Nov 18, 2016

After some unseasonably mild weather this autumn the temperature has finally dropped somewhat, and with winter on the near horizon many of our horses and ponies are sporting hairy, fluffy coats! This natural process of laying down a thicker coat can stand in the way of undertaking significant exercise, so for many horse owners it is essential to clip their equines at this time of year. The typ...

Caring for your equine going into Autumn

Oct 07, 2016

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 Nutr...

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