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  • Shake it off…

    Shake It Off: Headshaking explained At this time of year, vets report a dramatic increase in the number of horses showing signs of “headshaking”. This is a significant neurological disease More…

  • Starting from Scratch…

    Starting from Scratch: A Brief Overview of Summer Skin Complaints Luckily for us the skin is the largest organ in the horse’s body, which means that spotting the problems with More…

  • And Breathe…

    And Breathe: A look at common breathing problems Recurrent airway obstruction (RAO) is a common condition in many different types of horses. It is a performance limiting problem commonly caused by More…

  • Is your horse prone to Laminitis?

    Laminitis is a painful inflammatory condition of the tissues (laminae) that bond the hoof wall to the pedal bone in the horses hoof. It can affect any horse, of any More…

  • Evie Breezes through Vale View

    Despite Evie being very poorly, Breeze has proved to be a continued source of distraction and fun.   Having qualified for trailblazers 2nd rounds at Vale View, we look forward More…

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Feeding FlyFree and Skratch

Question. Can you feed both FlyFree and Skratch together? Answer. Some of the herbs in FlyFree and Skratch do overlap and so they are not necessarily needed together. If your horse is suffering with the flies, it is best to feed FlyFree, which provides a traditional and powerful way to help horses tolerate flies. The […]

Laminitis Prone Supplement

Question. I have recently started feeding Laminitis Prone Supplement and also would like to try Rebuilder and Alphabute SUPER. Can you feed them all together? Answer. Feeding Laminitis Prone Supplement (LPS) with Alphabute SUPER and Rebuilder can be a great help. Although LPS is our main product in this area, the three supplements can be fed […]

Feeding fennel

Question. My gelding is playing with his food and seems to get gas after feeding… what can I feed that will help? Answer. For fussy feeders or those prone to gas, a useful product to try is Fennel. Fennel seeds support the stomach and can help the horse cope with a build up of gases. Horses generally […]

Calm and collected

Question. I have just started showing my five year old gelding but he can be a bit spooky in the ring. Is there anything I can feed to calm him down? Answer. SuperCalm is our most popular calmer and keeps your horse easy to manage and relaxed whilst providing the best nutrition for the immune […]

Coat condition and shine

Question. My horse’s coat is lacking shine and is not as glossy as it used to be.  Can you help? Answer. If your horse is lacking condition and coat shine despite a regular worming and good diet, it could be worth trying a course of Restore, our traditional liver support supplement. Restore supports digestion and […]

Helping an underweight horse

Question. I’ve taken on a rescue horse, who is underweight with poor coat condition. Is there any supplements that will help? Answer. Our traditional liver support supplement, Restore, is an ideal product to keep your horse looking and feeling good and maintains general condition, growth and body weight in horses. Restore also supports efficient digestion, helping […]

PolleneX

Question. My horse seems to be affected when there is a high pollen count, what can I do? Answer. The summer months can cause many difficulties for horses as it can humans, and we would recommend supplementation with PolleneX. PolleneX contains a unique balance of plants which have been shown to provide the most effective […]

FireworX

Question. My mare gets really upset with all the local fireworks displays in November and the New Year.  Do you have something to help? Answer. FireworX offers a special blend of herbs, minerals and magnesium to help horses cope with the shock of the loud noises and bright lights of seasonal celebrations. Our most powerful […]

Seaweed sourced from Scotland

Q. Where is Global Herbs Seaweed grown? A. Our organic seaweed is grown in the North Atlantic in the Western Isles of Scotland and is processed locally on North Uist. The seaweed is harvested by hand, in a traditional manner. Skilled Harvesters, work at low tide and lay out a circle of rope over the area of seaweed […]

Find out about our Flax Oil

Q. Where does your Flax Oil come from? A. Our Flax Oil is cold pressed, just like the finest olive oils, thus retaining the best nutritional value as well as flavour and is grown in Wetherby, Yorkshire by Nigel and Grace Liddle, along with their two daughters who are the third generation on a mixed […]