Poisons Affecting Horses

Poisons Affecting Horses

Horses are particularly susceptible to a huge range of poisons – snake and spider bites; antibiotics in feeds for other species of animals; herbicides, pesticides, fungicides; bacterial, fungal and mould toxins and certain plants. Heavy metals, nitrates and...
The Benefits of Equine Herbal Medicine

The Benefits of Equine Herbal Medicine

The benefits of equine herbal medicine are absolutely awesome. Provides what wild horses seek out for self healing Affordable and nurturing Sustainable – the carbon footprint left by herbs is on the positive side Non-invasive dosing – horses love their herbal medicine...
Laminitis – VF Herbal Case Study

Laminitis – VF Herbal Case Study

A year ago, I was asked by an old client to help her get her Arabian show horse sound as he was suffering from a mystery bout of laminitis in all four hooves. One front hoof showed mild rotation. Her vet wanted to cut the deep flexor tendon above the check ligament...