Caring for a horse can be rather daunting. Keeping a horse healthy involves all sorts of factors, from choosing the right feed, keeping an eye out for colic and digestive problems, checking feet and legs for problems, using the proper tack, grooming regularly and correctly, getting regular vaccinations, deworming, insect and parasite protection - in fact a hundred and one details.
Inevitably, like humans, horses will experience injury or illness at some point, and you will at best have to learn some equine first aid, or at worst call in professional help to deal with the problem.
When you get to know your horse well you will gain an understanding about what sort of ailments the individual animal is particularly prone to, and be able to practice prevention before cure becomes necessary.
Whatever the case, we stock a huge range of horse health products and supplements, which will enable you to deal with all eventualities, from mud fever to sweet itch and strains.