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VIOVET – Preparing your horse for the season

VIOVET – Preparing your horse for the season

The season is here, which means it’s time to start preparing your horse for the demands of competition, if you haven’t already done so. Besides the obvious need to primp and preen your horse, it…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
EQUIFEAST – THE MYTHS ABOUT MAGNESIUM HORSE CALMERS

EQUIFEAST – THE MYTHS ABOUT MAGNESIUM HORSE CALMERS

Magnesium based calmers are by far the most common in the equine supplements market, yet experience from client feedback tells us that magnesium fails in far more horses than they help. A small trial we…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
VIOVET – Massage and Magnetic therapies to benefit the event horse:

VIOVET – Massage and Magnetic therapies to benefit the event horse:

What is massage therapy and when is it needed? Did you know that muscle tension is one of the most common causes of poor performance in horses? This can be caused by a number of…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
Using ArcEquine

Using ArcEquine

The ArcEquine delivery unit is light, portable and simple to use. No specialist training is required. Simply attach the delivery unit to the leg strap and select from the pre-programmed options using the two buttons.…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
BABY TEETH, Dont panic when they start falling out, says Bill Lomas

BABY TEETH, Dont panic when they start falling out, says Bill Lomas

With the lighter evenings and the occasional sunshine most of us are finding a little more time to spend with our youngsters. Noticably the winter coats are falling out and the summer coats coming through…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
ArcEquine – what is it and how does it work?

ArcEquine – what is it and how does it work?

What is it? The ArcEquine is the smallest, wide spectrum Microcurrent Therapy device in the world!! It is a drug-free therapy primarily used for pain management and tissue repair and can therefore help recovery from…

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British McTimoney practitioner presents at International Animal Rescue conference

British McTimoney practitioner presents at International Animal Rescue conference

McTimoney practitioner, Dr Emma Punt presented a ground-breaking concept for post-trauma care last week at the British Animal Rescue and Trauma Care Association (BARTA) conference at the University College Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, California.…

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TOP TIPS FROM INTERNATIONAL GROOM – SHELLY GILBERT

TOP TIPS FROM INTERNATIONAL GROOM – SHELLY GILBERT

This month we look at clipping. The time of year has come to think about clipping your horse. When your horse is worked you will find that he will get hotter quicker and sweat more,…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
REBECCA THOM – McTimoney Animal & Equine Touch Practitioner

REBECCA THOM – McTimoney Animal & Equine Touch Practitioner

Being a McTimoney Animal & Equine Touch Practitioner, no two days are the same. Every day brings new challenges and we are forever learning and evolving with the animals we see.  McTimoney is a chiropractic…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
TOP TIPS FROM INTERNATIONAL GROOM – SHELLY GILBERT

TOP TIPS FROM INTERNATIONAL GROOM – SHELLY GILBERT

This month we look at care of the horse after strenuous exercise. Cross country. Horses are athletes, they are built for endurance, speed and efficiency. Their muscles use a lot of energy, and a very…