Experimenting with Vitamin B1: Part 2

After a positive first week on Pharm Vet’s Vita- B1 supplement, I was really looking forward to taking a jumping lesson- our first in a while. Unfortunately, in the heyday of show season, I couldn’t meet with my coaches this past week. Instead, Aleva and I embarked on another challenge: a trip down the road.…

Joint Injections with Dr. Dobson

A few weeks ago, I noticed a change in my horse. She was less willing to use her hind end, and especially resistant to collecting her stride. The dreaded sassy tail swish confirmed that all was not right with Aleva. After a consultation with our vet, Dr. Dobson, we decided to explore hock injections.  …

Fitting Your Next Helmet: Tips to Mind Your Melon

Helmets have become increasingly ¬†popular as they are encouraged- or even mandatory- across disciplines. Ranging vastly in size, style and price, a trip to your local tack shop can leave you overwhelmed. Here are a few tips to find the helmet that fits you- and your budget. 1.Focus on Fit It is important to determine…