Persevering With Percy

Persevering With Percy

When Sallie met Percy back in 2013 she fell in love with the very handsome Percheron gelding. She bought him even though he had a severe case of thrush, and a week later her farrier gave her the bad news that it was a hoof canker. At that time she was living in Nimbin...
Brianna Duncan Showhorses!

Brianna Duncan Showhorses!

South Australian show horse rider Brianna Duncan has been a highly successful show rider for the past 10 years, currently with Deevie (Double TT De-Vita), and has recently started dressage competition with her Warmblood gelding Felix (Heathmont Formula One).  The...
Herbal Help For Cushings Horses & Ponies

Herbal Help For Cushings Horses & Ponies

TEDDY’S MAKEOVER From a shaggy old pony with no life force … To a much smoother look and keen to get out and about ..Teddy’s devoted owner Leanne Landy takes up the story … My horse Teddy who is 24 years young, was diagnosed with Cushing’s early in May this year....
HOW TO HEAL HOOF ABSCESSES

HOW TO HEAL HOOF ABSCESSES

Hoof abscesses are a common problem for horses and their carers, so here’s how to heal them naturally. Sudden and extreme lameness in one leg,  is the usual symptom of a hoof abscess, together with a digital pulse. This is located in the artery running down the inside...
The Facts About Garlic For Horses

The Facts About Garlic For Horses

Garlic has been used as a food and a medicine for humans for over six centuries and is now in widespread use as a feed supplement for horses all over the world. I have fed Garlic to my own horses for more than 15 years, and for the past 10 years have recommended it to...