Stories from the herb garden

Learn about keeping your horse in optimum health, naturally

Equine Sarcoids – VF Herbal Remedies

Early assessment and treatment of many skin growths especially sarcoids can frequently produce excellent results. They are regarded as being semi-malignant because they only form seedlings in the immediate surroundings but also have malignant properties because of...

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VF Horse Herbal Products Annual Sale

Get 15% off my entire range of pure herbal products for 4 days only – from Friday 2nd August to Monday 5th August. Use code at checkout: VF15 Everything from my best selling Artisan Skin Balm through to must have First Aid Kits, calming Flower Essences, aromatic hoof...

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Victoria’s Equine Herbal Secrets

It’s no secret that when people comment on how well my clients’ horses look on their VF Natural Diets, that they don’t believe there isn’t a secret ingredient, or two. Well actually no there aren’t any secret ingredients, just hand mixed all natural feeds customised...

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Think Before You Breed

This horrendous drought should force a major re-think on horse breeding Selective breeding is essential to producing performance horses that are in demand. There is an old saying ‘Select the best to be mated to the best, and then hope for the best!’ The answer may not...

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Your Horses’ Waterworks

Keeping a check on horses’ waterworks should become part of good management. A reliable way of doing this is to teach them to urinate prior to work. Start by whistling the horse either in the stable or in some long grass after work and after some consistent training...

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