Stories from the herb garden

Learn about keeping your horse in optimum health, naturally

The Power of the Flower

Belinda Palin from Marulan, NSW, writes … My gelding Jester has had serious behavioural problems for several years, I consulted Victoria and she recommended treatment with Bach Flower Essences and offering of selected Essential Oils, as she felt his problems were...

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Another Stringhalt Cure

Marley Binder from Cobden, Vic, shares her story about Jim who had Stringhalt …. “I turned to you for help with Jim my 10 year old thoroughbred gelding to recover from stringhalt, after he was diagnosed 7 months earlier by our vet. The treatment of paddock rest was...

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Re-visiting Ballista

Back in March this year we introduced you to Jodi Homer’s Percheron X mare “Ballista”. Her story is a fine example of how professionally prescribed herbal treatment can help horses heal naturally. The lameness in her infected hock was quite extreme and Jodi was not...

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Haematoma Case Study

Yvette Lutze from Qld writes ... "Wouldn't you know it - the day before our sweet little Paint mare Kodee was due to go to the trainers, we discovered she had been kicked on her left shoulder resulting in a large haematoma.  I was worried as these can take a long time...

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2017 Graduates

"I am proud and excited to announce that the five students in my School of Equine Herbal Medicine, who sat their final exams last weekend, have all achieved very good results. Debbie Way from S A - High Distinction Karyn Campbell from Vic - Distinction Karen Craft,...

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Healing Gut Ulcers Herbally

Modern methods of horse keeping and feeding is the reason why a significant number of performance horses suffer from gut ulceration. Until recently it was thought to be mainly confined to racehorses but now many equestrian horses are also falling victim to this...

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