Did you know that a horse’s coat can reveal a lot about its health?
A dull coat can be a lack of essential vitamins and minerals. To test these critical levels, you might want to try Horse Hair Analysis®. We simply send a small section of your horse’s mane to a lab for profile of a horse’s biochemistry. Along with the lab results, Read more
Typically we recommend Harmony for horses dealing with Endocrine disorders. This supplement can help even out a horse’s temperament and hormone levels. Often when a horse’s endocrine health is severely compromised, for example when they have Cushings Syndrome this can lead to founder or chronic laminitis. Below are two videos Read more
As a horse owner myself, I recognize how hard it is to find a complete supplement that has everything that your horse needs without a bunch of additives that your horse is better off without.
Essential was specifically formulated with the proper ratios of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, prebiotics, probiotics and electrolytes to promote the overall health of your horse. It can help improve immune function, provide digestive support, grow strong hooves, and aid in muscle function. Essential is ideal for all life stages of horses. Read more
Research shows up to 90% of performance horses have digestive tract ulcers. Changes in attitude, movement and body condition can be caused by ulcers. In as little as five days, an overly acidic stomach can result in mild to severe lesions of the stomach lining. Drug treatment with Omeprazole is often needed to help rid a horse of ulcers. Although UlcerRx is by prescription only, Dr. DePaolo can answer your questions about the product and equine ulcers if you contact the DePaolo Equine Concepts office.
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Dr. Mark gets a ton of questions about nutrition and proper feeding protocol. Below is an email exchange between Dr. Mark and a customer. This advice is beneficial for all horse owners….
Thank you for the great nutrition information! I especially like the “What Goes in the Bucket” chart; very helpful. I will be gradually changing his diet to a healthier, low-sugar program. I do have a question or two, though. Read more
Occassionally a customer will ask for a sample of a product to try in the event that their horse is a picky eater. We have answered your request! Our two top sellers (for shelved items rather than the custom made HHA Personal Supplement) are now available as 2 dose samples. Read more
Proper diet has an immense effect on maintaining a healthy endocrine system. Cushings, Pre-Cushings, Hypothyroidism, Endocrine Syndrome and Insulin Resistance all have one thing in common: pituitary gland dysfunction. Most of these diseases are brought about by stress like competitions, trailering, sweet feeds, stalling, medicating, vaccinating, and daily dewormers. Read more