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Herbal Supplements for your Horse's Health

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Joint Health.

Joint health is really important if your horse to help your horse have a comfortable life. This article looks at chondroprotection and which herbs to use.

Oh those hormones!

James Hart considers the consequences of hormonal imbalance and how herbs can help.

Echinacea under the Spotlight

Echinacea has been used by the North American Indians for thousands of years but it is only in the last 100 years or so that it has been used outside North America. Recent research is showing it to have new and exciting uses.

Capsaicin: The villain of Hong Kong.

The unfortunate disqualification of several riders from the Olympics brings home the danger of using any medication in competition. At least four horses tested positive for the same banned substance: capsaicin.

The Case for Using Liquids

Historically in the equine market most of the herbal products on offer have been blends of dried herbs but there is now an increasing recognition that liquid extracts are superior in many ways.