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Why does climate affect equine joints? And how to support them – by Peter Fishpool

The colder weather has most-certainly arrived and for many horse owners, this snap in the air can spell stiffer joints read more…

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Managing mud related skin conditions – by Peter Fishpool

With winter on the way, many equine owners will soon be coping with challenging equine skin conditions as a result read more…

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Combating Insulin Resistance – with peter Fishpool

Insulin is a hormone that is produced by cells that are present within the pancreas. The action of insulin in read more…

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Latest Research Into Foal Size at Birth – by Peter Fishpool

Our weather seasons have long been known to determine behaviour, metabolism and reproductive activity in many animal species, including horses. read more…

Your riding boots can make or break your riding position.

Equine Care for Exercise in Hot Temperatures – by Peter Fishpool

Summer time brings with it much loved days of sunshine and extended daylight hours to spend more time with our read more…

Alternatively TROT (Toll Rides Off-road Trust) has extensive national network of horse riding routes

Getting off road! By Peter Fishpool

The warmer weather and longer evenings have inspired us equestrians to get out hacking and enjoying the countryside! However in read more…

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Weight Control on Lush Pasture – by Peter Fishpool

After what has seemed like months waiting for the grass to grow after recent downpours our pastures are finally springing read more…

Adding hay in field has topped up this horse's fibre ration as summer nears its close.

Caring for your golden oldie – top tips for veteran equine nutritional care, by Peter Fishpool

The phrase “long in the tooth” to signify old age came about for good reason; so make sure that your read more…

Goal setting in 2017! By Peter Fishpool.

After a gentler time over December, many equestrians are getting their horses fit and ready for the 2017 season. Whether read more…

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Coping With Cold Weather! Peter Fishpool offers his advice.

In the past week the weather has taken a turn towards much colder temperatures in much of the UK. It read more…

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Peter Fishpool asks: How Does Green Lipped Mussel Benefit Joint Health?

The oil extracted from green lipped mussel is rich in Omega 3 Fatty Acids, a powerful health supplement. The nutrients read more…

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Maximising your Riding Opportunities this Autumn

By Peter Fishpool Whether your equine is a hard-working competition horse or a happy hacker, the autumn months bring about read more…

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Electrolytes: Not just a Summer Supplement.

Peter Fishpool takes a look at the importance of Electrolytes for Horses in wintertime in his latest blog for Pegasus. read more…

Are we set for a wet autumn and winter?

Managing Mud-Related Skin Conditions in Autumn

After a spectacular summer, Autumn is finally here and with it in the UK, we are expecting wetter weather. One read more…

Adding hay in field has topped up this horse's fibre ration as summer nears its close.

Managing your Horse on Decreased Summer Pasture

By Peter Fishpool of Scientific Nutritional Products The past few months have brought the majority of us in the UK read more…

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Insulin Resistance

Insulin Resistance is a condition which effects horses and means that their bodies do not process glucose properly. Similar to Diabetes read more…

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Reducing the dietary risk factors for laminitis

By Peter Fishpool Recent weather has seen the flora of the countryside simply explode with life and colour, but although read more…

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Hydrating horses and ponies

By Peter Fishpool It isn’t long until summer conceivably begins, and we have already seen some beautiful hot days in read more…

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Returning your Horse to Pasture

Peter Fishpool of www.horsesupplementsdirect.co.uk offers his advice… Spring has finally sprung and after a long, wet winter it is tempting read more…

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Avoiding equine gastric issues

Our equine friends are notorious for their sensitive digestive systems, with many horses and ponies prone to digestive problems such read more…

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Under pressure

By Peter Fishpool of Scientific Nutritional Products Are you getting prepared for the competition season? Planning a hunter trial, scheduling read more…

Horse Electrolytes with MSM & Vitamins

Essential Equine Electrolytes; Horse Electrolyte with MSM & Vitamins from Scientific Nutritional Products

Whether you are competing in Eventing, Racing, Dressage or Show Jumping or simply exercising your horse on a hot day read more…