fbpx

Category Archives: Horse Supplement Info

Vitamin and Mineral deficiencies in horses

Vitamin and Mineral deficiencies in horses - Synovium Horse Health

Vitamins and minerals are two of the essential nutrients needed by horses, an imbalance of these nutrients can be detrimental to your horse’s overall health and performance. Good nutrition is the basis of a balanced diet and is one that supplies all the essential nutrients that a horse needs daily. Ensuring a horse has an […]

The truth about Mud Fever in horses

Synovium Mudcare Veterinary treatment for mudfever and sweetitch

What is mud fever? ‘Mud Fever’, also known as pastern dermatitis, is a skin condition that causes irritation, soreness, and scabs with moist lesions underneath. Mud Fever is usually found on the back of the horse’s heels and the fetlocks, but it can extend up the back of the legs. Infections can develop underneath the […]

The great importance of Horse Liniments

martha lily photography rosie jones eventing

Sponsored rider Rosie Jones and her ride Zelnova The importance of horse liniments – Synovium Horse Health Your horse is an athlete and participates in specific fitness regimens for competition so proper muscle care is crucial. Muscular pain, aches, stiffness, and swelling, can severely impact a horse’s athletic performance and his attitude. Muscular pain may […]

The benefits of Vitamin E supplementation in horses

The benefits of Vitamin E supplementation in horses - Synovium Horse Health

Vitamin E is the name for a group of eight compounds that all have distinctive antioxidant activity. There are four tocopherols and four tocotrienols. Each is designated with an alpha-, beta-, gamma- or delta-. Horses require Vitamin E in their diet to keep the muscles, nerve cells and all internal workings functioning smoothly. It is […]

Ulcer Supplements for horses

Ulcer Supplements for horses - Synovium Horse Health

Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome (EGUS) frequently referred to as gastric ulcers in horses is a common problem. Is your horse suffering from Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome (EGUS)? Identifying those horses with gastric ulceration can be difficult as early signs can be confused with colic. Horses with ulcers can show mild colic-like symptoms so learn to […]

What is in Your Horse’s Joint Supplement?

What is in Your Horse’s Joint Supplement? - Synovium Horse Health

Our vets look at Glucosamine for horses’ joints.   Most horse owners know that joint problems can impact a horse’s athletic life significantly in performance and longevity. The number of joint supplements for horses available on the market is vast, each brand offering different ingredients and making different claims to them. Some of which are […]

What are the Best Horse Calmers

horse calmers for a spooky horse

We have all been there and know it can frustrating dealing with a horse who repeatedly spooks at things, but it is important to understand the horses natural responses and that as a rider there are things you can do to help your horse overcome this behaviour. Remember that the horse is a prey animal, […]

Leading Vet Advice on Magnesium for Horses

Magnesium for horses, Synovium Mgnium Horse Supplement

There has been a lot of discussion about supplementing magnesium for horses. It is known as the ‘super mineral’ and has been reported to have a calming effect as well as being beneficial for obese horses, those prone to grass induced laminitis, insulin resistance and equine metabolic syndrome. However, before using a magnesium supplement for […]

The Best Linseed Oil for Horses

cold pressed linseed oil for horses Synovium equine supplements

Horses, like us, need oil but what are the benefits and what oil is best for our equine friends? Cell membranes of living creatures are made from oils and fats and these are known as essential fatty acids (Omegas). They are essential meaning they cannot be produced by the horses’ body and must be obtained […]

Great Benefits of Arnica for Horses and its uses

Great Benefits of Arnica for Horses and its uses - Synovium Horse Health

Arnica Montana Flower Arnica for horses is a popular and versatile equine anti-inflammatory remedy also believed to be anti-bacterial which can aid the healing of bruising, soft tissue injuries, muscular strains and soreness, joint stiffness, lameness pain in the horse. As well as helping existing problems Arnica for horses may be used as a preventative […]

20% off horse supplements in october synovium horse health

Newsletter

Sign up today and get 10% OFF

Exclusive Offers, Competitions & Product News

[]