On horse health, omega-3s and everything in between

On horse health, omega-3s and everything in between

Welcome to the Wellpride Blog

On these pages, enjoy news and info on equine omega-3 supplements and learn about the benefits of fish oil for horses. Plus, get to know some of our Wellpride users as owners detail the results they’ve seen for rescue horses, seniors, trail horses, all the way to internationally competitive horses!

Meet PL Charger Whose Owner Says He Owes His Life to Omega-3s

“My veterinarian didn’t think we could save him. Nothing was working right. Not his kidneys, not his liver function. His heart rate was about 20 bpm. When I first saw Charger in the non-flesh (because he had none), I was scared. I had seen many horses, but none so emaciated.” That was …

Share What Makes Your Dad a Horse Family Hero

Wellpride wants to salute the often ‘unsung heroes’ in our horse families: dads. The Wellpride ‘Swell With Pride Contest’ is designed to reward dads who encourage, support (and often underwrite!) their family’s love of horses. In time for Father’s Day, we’re giving away nearly $100 worth of free Wellpride fish …

Helmets, Omega-3 and Melatonin: Protective Tools for Fighting Traumatic Brain Injury

She was lying in the emergency room with a scruffy, cracked helmet perched on her stomach. “I guess it could have been a cracked skull instead if a holey helmet,” she joked. Helene, age 16, had flown, head first, onto the ground when her horse refused the jump. It was …

Wellpride Featured on Horse Radio Network

In August, Wellpride was thrilled to be a sponsor of the Certified Horsemanship Association’s Radio Show on the Horse Radio Network’s “Horses in the Morning.” Wellpride’s co-founder, Anne-Marie Chalmers, MD, was interviewed by CHA’s CEO Christy Landwehr and by Horse Radio Network founder Glenn the Geek. Dr. Chalmers discussed the …

How Omega-3s Can Soothe Your Horse’s Skin Issues

At some point in their lifetime, it seems like every horse will develop a type of skin problem. Whether it’s sweet itch, hives, hot spots and more, these types of inflammatory conditions can leave your horse’s skin vulnerable to chronic illnesses, hair loss and wounds. And it often makes your …