Equine Therapy and Nutrition
An online equestrian horse care magazine dedicated to optimising
your horse's health.
We review traditional treatments and equine
alternative therapies to keep your horse or pony
in top condition and fitness.
horse advice and articles
on massage for horses,
homeopathy for horses,
Dentistry, causes of lameness (such as Laminitis
and Mud Fever) and
diseases such as Equine
Cushings Disease and respiratory
problems and ways to treat them.
We also look at Equine Insurance to help you to cover the cost of veterinary treatment.
It is always wise to consult your veterinary surgeon, especially in
an emergency, but these pages aim to give you an insight and reference to the different
equine therapies, treatments and
training methods that are available for your horse.
is a therapy that has been used on horses
for several centuries. There are many forms of equine
massage, all providing numerous benefits.
The techniques are designed to release muscle tension, increase
range of motion and improve circulation in the horse.
Stamina, performance and the quality and length of the horses
stride are also often improved as a result.
Owners often notice relaxation of the horses mind, calming
and a better temperament after a course of massage therapy.
Read more about Equine
Muscle Release Therapy and Equine
A correctly fitted saddle
is essential to the performance and comfort of any horse or
saddle fitting is a new high
Read how this gives horse owners and riders an accurate
record of how a saddle fits.
We also look at
bitting, including how to select, fit and use
hackamore bridles and
pelham bits on your horse or pony.
There is a huge choice of equine feeds,
haylageand horses supplements
omega 3 oils,
Garlic , Devils
Glucosamine and other joint
supplements available for horses and
ponies. We take a look at them in our Feed
and Nutrition section, which includes advice
on feeding Fruit
If you are looking for somewhere to stable
your horse or pony - whether on full, part or DIY livery -
we have lots of livery yards listed in counties
East Sussex, Essex,
HORSE CARE articles
HOMEOPATHY FOR HORSES
is based on the use of refined dilutions of natural substances such as
Arnica to trigger a healing response in the horse's
body. The basic principal of equine homeopathy is
that any substance that can cause a disease, can also be the principle
cure - "like cures like". Homeopathy can be used for all types
of conditions including Ringbone, Bruised Soles
Read more about Homeopathy for Horses....
Online Expert Advice about Horse care, Horse nutrition, Homeopathic and massage therapies for
horses, training and schooling horses and ponies and many other equestrian topics