Category: Resources

17 Apr 2022

Keep Your Horse’s Immune System Healthy with Elite Equine

    Maintaining a strong immune system helps protect your horse from a host of harmful invaders, such as viruses, bacteria, and parasites. When horses do not receive the proper nutrients they need, they can suffer from a range of symptoms such as allergies and respiratory issues, dull coat, and atrophy of the postural muscles. […]

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10 Apr 2022

Lesson Horse Longevity – Keeping Your Lesson Horses Happy and Healthy

Healthy lesson horses are an essential component of any successful riding program. However, keeping lesson horses fit and healthy requires extensive care and dedication. Lesson horses are frequently ridden by riders of all ages and skill levels, and when these horses are not properly cared for, the animal can suffer, and the trainer can experience […]

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22 Mar 2022

Signs That Your Horse is Healthy and Happy

You probably know your horse better than anyone else. Although your horse can’t talk, you’re likely the first to notice subtle behavioral changes or oncoming illnesses. However, sometimes it can be difficult to pinpoint health problems in horses when you don’t know what to look for. Check out these signs that your horse is healthy […]

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19 Mar 2022

Do Your Research Before Selecting a New Supplement For Your Horse

Feeding your horse a highly nutritious diet rich in fats, protein, vitamins, minerals, and carbohydrates is key to maintaining your horse’s health. However, it can be difficult for horses to get the balanced nutrition they need with hay and grains alone. Supplements are often added to a horse’s diet to help fill any nutritional gaps. […]

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11 Mar 2022

Caring for Your Horse in Hot and Humid Climates with Elite Equine

As summer approaches, horse owners and riders must take extra precautions to keep their horses safe from hot, humid conditions. Like humans, horses sweat to keep themselves cool. As the sweat evaporates from the skin, it creates a cooling effect that prevents the animal from overheating. However, when humidity is high, sweat is slower to […]

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24 Feb 2022

Supplement with Elite Equine for a Competitive Edge in the Hunter Ring

Winter in Wellington, Florida, is in full swing and many riders, both amateur and professional are entering shows ranging from the beginning friendly Heritage Horse Show in Plantation, Florida, to the highest levels of competition found at the Winter Equestrian Festival. Preparing for a hunter course requires a responsive, confident rider with a well-thought-out plan. […]

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10 Feb 2022

Preventing Common Injuries in Show Horses with Elite Equine

  Show horses live an active lifestyle that can put excess strain on their joints and muscles. Injuries are especially common in jumpers, hunters, and equitation horses that engage in swift and repetitive movements that can stress the tendons and ligaments that support a horse’s legs. It is not uncommon for show horses to suffer […]

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03 Feb 2022

Six Steps to Healthy Horse Hooves

Your horse’s hooves require regular care to keep them strong and healthy. Nutrition, environmental elements, turnout frequency, riding terrain, horseshoes, and heredity factors all play a role in hoof health and growth. While some horses do experience lifelong issues such as thin soles, or hoof walls prone to cracking, there are ways to keep your […]

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25 Jan 2022

Rosehip Can Aid in Quick Muscle Recovery in Horses

  It’s normal for a horse’s muscles to fatigue when they are exercised or trailered for long distances. The speed at which a horse recovers can vary depending on its age, diet, fitness and additional factors. Providing your active horse with proper nutrition is essential as they are burning energy and utilizing vitamins and minerals […]

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