We are so excited to welcome Million Dollar Rider & BFA Futurity Champion Jolene Montgomery to the DePaolo Equine Concepts / Horse Hair Analysis team! Jolene’s resume is a mile long and everyone in the barrel world knows she’s a force to be reckoned with. She proudly endorses our products and uses Horse Hair Analysis and HHA Personal Supplement in her program.
We asked her a few questions last week as she was driving to Read more
This week’s ingredient spotlight is on slippery elm bark powder. This mucilaginous herb is great for digestive upset. The inner bark of the red elm tree is removed, dried and powdered and then added to our daily digestive supplement, Excel.
The slippery elm bark powder resists breakdown from stomach acids and enzymes so it maintains a soothing action Read more
What is Hyaluronic Acid?
Hyaluronic Acid (HA) is a normal component of the synovial fluid and joint cartilage. Hyaluronic Acid holds more water than any other natural substance, thus bringing moisture to the joint and supporting hydration and lubrication.
Joint pain in older horses
As animals age, the body produces lesser amounts of Hyaluronic Acid and it becomes more difficult to replenish. The body’s natural store of HA may become degraded or destroyed. The joints may become stiff and movement painful. Hyaluronic Acid promotes an increase in the viscosity of synovial fluid which can lubricate and cushion the joints.
Hyaluronic Acid treatment options Read more