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​Magnesium for Horses with Gastric Ulcers

​Magnesium for Horses with Gastric Ulcers

Posted by Placide on 6th Nov 2017

With gastric ulcers a common occurrence amongst pleasure and performance horses, research into the condition suggests a major cause is stress. In this article, we discuss the potential benefits of mag … read more
​Magnesium Loss and the Performance Horse

​Magnesium Loss and the Performance Horse

Posted by Placide on 31st Oct 2017

At the height of Summer, horses can lose up to 10L of sweat per hour during high intensity exercise. One of the components of sweat, magnesium is an important electrolyte that must remain balanced in … read more
​Spring Horse Health: Magnesium and Calming Effect

​Spring Horse Health: Magnesium and Calming Effect

Posted by Placide on 18th Oct 2017

The calmative effect of magnesium has long been recognised by horse owners and its addition to the diet with positive results is now supported by scientific research.In this article, we discuss the po … read more
​Spring Horse Health: Magnesium and Inflammation

​Spring Horse Health: Magnesium and Inflammation

Posted by Placide on 10th Oct 2017

Magnesium is showing promise in its protective role against inflammation. In this article, we discuss how inflammatory conditions can be linked to low magnesium and the potential benefits of magnesium … read more
​Spring Horse Health: Magnesium and Thumps

​Spring Horse Health: Magnesium and Thumps

Posted by Placide on 3rd Oct 2017

In Spring and Summer, warm temperatures, combined with high intensity exercise, can rapidly dehydrate your horse - depleting them of electrolytes and giving rise to conditions like synchronous diaphra … read more