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 …

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 …

Kathryn and Calabrae, Part III: Dressage Showing Tips

Since our last edition, Calabrae has really improved with his rehabbing. While his workload is still small, he’s handling the weekly increase in exercise wonderfully. In fact, our biggest challenge – or perhaps I should say my biggest challenge – is to keep him walking calmly! He is SO ready …

Kathryn and Calabrae Part II: The Road to Recovery

They say that when it rains, it pours. But how often does it monsoon? When everything goes from bad to worse and back again, it’s hard to stay hopeful, pick up the pieces, and keep moving. I’m speaking of my horse, Calabrae, and his recovery from a one-time farrier over-trimming. …