We share our expertise on a range of horse care and management issues. Our articles are particularly focused on nutrition, but this naturally links with other topics which we will cover too. We’ll also share relevant news about Pure Feed here.
Following on from the webinar with David Marlin on ‘Do horses really need Supplements’, many of you had questions about electrolytes. David Marlin has answered some of your questions and provides some valuable insight into electrolyte supplementation.
The Pure Feed Company presents an evening with Dr David Marlin. Do horses really need supplements? And if so, how, why & when to use them. The live webinar has already taken place but you can catch up by watching the video.
Keeping your horse at a healthy weight is important as being both underweight and overweight can have associated health risks. If they aren’t at a body condition score of between 2-3 on the 0-5 scale why not use the rest of the winter to try and get them to their optimum weight.
Horses can become dehydrated at any time during the year which can lead to serious health issues. Soaked feeds such as hay replacers are a useful tool to increase the horse’s water intake and can be particularly helpful for horses that are reluctant to drink.
Whilst many of us look forward to watching a firework display it can be a different story for our equine friends. Horses and fireworks don’t always mix well and they can be frightened by the smell of burning in the air, the loud bangs and whizzing noises.
At Christmas we all like to enjoy a little extra treat, and why shouldn’t we treat our horse as well! We aren’t suggesting that you invite them round for Christmas dinner, but you can still give them something a little special on Christmas day. Read our list of safe treats for your horse.
As the temperature drops our #PureTalent riders have been putting on their winter woollies but this hasn’t stopped them from getting out and about competing. The team have had some brilliant results over the past few months and some great highlights from some of our talented team.