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Tag Archives: Horse Supplements

Why we should all be supporting our horses Immune System.

Horse Immune Support

Why is supporting our horses immune system so important and often over looked? For many horses, the demands of training, performance, travel, weather, staying away and parasites raise the stress level and put the immune system under pressure. The Immune system can also be compremised by age and nutrition. The horses immune system consists of […]

Team Synovium Top 10 Equine Winter Tips

Top 10 Equine Winter Tips

It is definitely cold outside and as equestrians we all dread this time of year, so we have been chatting to Synovium’s riders to find out their top equine winter tips. As we head into January we know it is going to be wet, cold, icey which poses many challenges to all horse owners. These […]

Tying-Up in Horses: Causes and Management

tying-up in horses

In this week’s blog, we will look at tying-up in horses, other names given to this syndrome include exertional rhabdomyolysis (ER), Monday morning disease, and azoturia. We will discuss some of the specific causes and the methods that can be used to prevent repeat episodes. The commonality clinical signs of tying-up in horses vary, depending […]

How supplements can benefit your horse

how horse supplements can benefit your horse

How horse supplements can benefit your horse Good nutrition is the basis of a balanced diet and is one that supplies all the essential nutrients that a horse needs daily but its complexity means it is frequently misunderstood. Vitamins and minerals are two of the essential nutrients needed by horses, an imbalance of these nutrients […]

Dealing with Arthritis in Horses

Dealing with arthritis in horses

Arthritis is one of the most common ailments to affect horses, especially in later life. What is arthritis? Arthritis in horses refers to a degeneration of the articular surfaces of the joint, caused by inflammation, which causes pain, stiffness and sometimes restriction of movement. It is caused by repetitive wear and tear of the protective […]

The benefits of giving your horse a break

Synovium Horse Health

Are you giving your horse a break during these uncertain times? With all equestrian events cancelled for the time being, horses are being turned out to the field or their workload has been reduced. Whilst it is much easier to look at the negatives surrounding us now, Synovium vets want to help you look at […]

How to keep our horses happy and comfortable when they are stabled in Winter

Stabling horses in winter

Winter means shorter days and wet, cold weather when horses will typically spend more time stabled. So how can we ensure when stabling horses in winter that they stay healthy and happy?  RESPIRATORY HEALTH  Spending more time stabled means horses are prone to developing respiratory problems, due to spending longer periods of time being exposed […]

The importance of equine joint supplements

equine joints supplements and how they can support your horse

The importance of equine joint supplements. Are you doing enough to protect your horse’s joints? We all want the best for our horses. We want to see our horses live a long, healthy, happy, and enjoyable life. Most horse owners know that joint problems can impact a horse’s athletic life significantly in performance and longevity. […]

Vitamin and Mineral deficiencies in horses

vitamin and mineral deficiencies in horses Synovium

Vitamin and Mineral deficiencies in horses 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 […]

Return to Competition after Lockdown with International Eventer Rebecca Vale

Rebecca Vale Eventer Synovium Supplements Matt Nuttall Photography

*Photo by Matt Nuttall International Eventer Rebecca Vale told Synovium Horse Health, “Like many people our return to competition this year was thrown up in the air by the Corona Virus. As we did not know when or even if we would be back competing, I made the decision to give Fergal a month off […]

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