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WE WELCOME OUR FABULOUS NEW FEED SPECIALISTS – GAIN

WE WELCOME OUR FABULOUS NEW FEED SPECIALISTS – GAIN

FEEDING THE EVENT HORSE OUT OF SEASONZoe Davies MSc.Eq.S.,R.Nutr. Another event season has come to an end and horses that have worked and competed hard throughout the season will now have a good rest, over…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
What is Mud Fever?

What is Mud Fever?

Courtesy of  VioVet’s Hannah Dyball… Mud Fever, or Pastern Dermatitis, is a bacterial skin infection affecting the lower limbs of horses. It is most common in winter and early spring when wet and muddy ground conditions facilitate the…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
ENERGY IN THE EVENT HORSE..

ENERGY IN THE EVENT HORSE..

  Ever wondered how your eventer converts last night’s dinner into today’s performance?  This is how he does it. The horse’s body converts feed into energy storage molecules (glycogen, glucose and free fatty acids).  During…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
SUPPORTING ELDERLY EQUINES

SUPPORTING ELDERLY EQUINES

Although equine retirement might suggest long lazy days in the field, the care and support needed for our more experienced equines is still just as vital as when they were in their prime. Older horses need products that…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
JOINT CARE

JOINT CARE

We have all heard the saying: “No foot, no horse.” But exactly the same thing applies to your horse’s legs. If his joints are sore, it is going to seriously shorten his working life. In…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
DOUBLE YOUR HORSE’S HEALTH CARE THIS WINTER

DOUBLE YOUR HORSE’S HEALTH CARE THIS WINTER

As the temperature drops and the weather closes in for winter, many horses are faced with increased stable time and reduced activity. This, combined with damp, chilly weather, can mean that some horses are more…

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NEW TO EWW – STRESS IN HORSES COURTESY OF VIOVET…

NEW TO EWW – STRESS IN HORSES COURTESY OF VIOVET…

Eventing Worldwide welcomes …Courtesy of  VioVet’s Hannah Dyball… Whether we like it or not, stress features in all our lives, whether we are a dog, cat, horse or human. It is not always just big, life-changing…

VET GORDON SIDLOW TALKS ABOUT TRAVEL SICKNESS FOLLOWING THE SAD NEWS OF DE NOVO

Following the sad death of “De Novo News” travel sickness is suddenly very much in the news. So what is the disease and how can you prevent your horse from catching it? Travel Sickness or…

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VITAMIN C

VITAMIN C

I remember sitting in a Biochemistry lecture many years ago. The lecturer was explaining how Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid) boosted immunity. She explained how white blood cells called monocytes and others called granulocytes actually carry…

EQUINE PERFORMANCE
Horticultural know-how results in LED Therapy benefits for Phil Kirby’s racehorses

Horticultural know-how results in LED Therapy benefits for Phil Kirby’s racehorses

Specialist knowledge in the use of Valoya LED lighting to improve the performance of plant growth has led to successful trials in LED therapy on two of racehorse owner Phil Kirby’s most promising runners, thanks…