Horse Health Care: Get Ready for Summer Weather with these Hot Weather Horse Riding and Care Tips

Hot Weather Horse Riding and Care Tips

Summer might feel like a long way off, but this is the ideal time to think about how best to care for your horse in the hot weather months.

There is nothing quite like being outdoors with your horse in the summer. However, the summer heat can be very draining on your horse and cause a range of heat-related illnesses.

Hot weather puts horses at risk for dehydration, heat-stroke, sunburn, fatigue, diarrhea, colic, fatigue, and a general feeling of exhaustion. Like us humans, it’s important that you take extra precautions to protect your horse from the effects of heat, humidity, and sun.

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Fireside Chat – Episode 17 – Why Grand Premium Plus Is The Best Comprehensive Horse Supplement

Best Comprehensive Horse Supplement

In our latest fireside chat episode, Nick is standing in front of our really really big fireplace. He’s staying warm while social distancing. In past episodes Nick focused on many topics relative to the health of your horse. In this episode Nick focuses on a Grand Meadows horse supplement product for the first time.

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A Message Regarding COVID-19

Grand Meadows Horse Supplements

To our valued customers,
 
As the whole country awakens to the new reality of life under the threat of COVID-19, we at Grand Meadows have implemented strict new protocols beyond the Good Manufacturing Practices and sanitation systems we already have in place.
 
We are not experiencing problems with our supply chain for raw materials or packaging materials and we hope this will continue. However, we must be mindful that each day seems to bring a fresh set of challenges. We will keep you informed as soon as we anticipate any supply problems that may impact our ability to manufacture and ship our products to you and your beloved animals.
 
From all of us at Grand Meadows we extend our deep wish that you and your loved ones stay safe and healthy. Practicing social distancing and strict personal hygiene practices ensures we’re all coming together to defeat COVID-19.
 
Stay safe. Stay healthy. Take care. 
Nick Hartog
President

Horse Joint Health: 3 Ways to Naturally Support Your Horse’s Joint Health

Horse Joint Health

Horse joint health is integral to the overall well-being, health, and happiness of your horse. It is critical that you put your horse’s joint health at the top of your horse care and management priority list.

For most horse owners, joint health is synonymous with arthritis or osteoarthritis. Horse arthritis is definitely a concern in horses of any age, activity level, and health history. However, we also want you to think beyond arthritis and understand the keys to naturally supporting your horse’s joint health.

The sooner you start thinking about and proactively caring for your horse’s joints, the healthier and more active your horse. In this article we explain the facts around horse joints and highlight three ways you can naturally support your horse’s joint health.

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Healthy Coat: How To Give Your Horse a Healthy Coat and Improve Their Health. Learn How Equine Supplements Improve Horse Coat Health and Shine

How To Give Your Horse a Healthy Coat

To ensure a healthy horse coat and improve your horse’s health, you need to pay attention to all aspects of your horse’s health. A balanced diet, good grooming technique, consistent exercise, and regular vet visits are key.

Your horse’s coat can be an indicator of their overall health. Brittle coats, dryness, lack of shedding, and dull color are all signs that your horse is not feeling their best. Your horse should have a shiny glossy coat.

However, before you make any changes to your horse care habits and feeding, consult a veterinarian. It’s important to rule out underlying health conditions such as worms, parasites, and other skin conditions including warts, rain rot, proud flesh, hives, and summer sores.

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