Absorbine® Blog

Back Home – Para Reining Champion Heather Smith

Heather Back Home Catching Up with World Para Reining Champion Heather Smith Following Her Return from the Netherlands After her great success during the team competition at the World Para Reining International Para Reining Championship in Ermelo, Netherlands, Heather and horse “Fifty” went on to bring home fourth place (after losing a tie breaker for… Read More

Update: Para Reining Champion Heather Smith

Here is a followup to our first Absorbine Spotlight about Absorbine Ambassador and Para Reining Champion, Heather Smith with results from the team competition! Heather arrived in Netherlands on Sunday and since then she has been busy preparing for the competition, as well as exploring Europe for the first time!  Heather had originally been paired with… Read More

Absorbine® Spotlight – Whispery Pines Percherons

Absorbine® is excited to announce our new product ambassadors, Whispery Pines Percherons!  Whispery Pines Percherons, based in Kingsville, OH is run by husband and wife team Sam and Kellie Rettinger.  Both Kellie and Sam have a deep love of horses that was cultivated at a very early age.  Now the pair, along with their nine… Read More

Para Reining Gold Medalist Heather Smith

Introducing World Para Reining International Champion Heather Smith! (pictured at right, with the rest of the 2016 World Para Reining Gold Medal Team) The motto of World Para Reining is “changed by chance, champions by choice.”  No one embodies this more than Heather Smith, USA Para Reiner and Absorbine® Ambassador.  A Springfield, MA local –… Read More

Absorbine Volunteer Days – CNEER

  Betty: I selected Central New England Equine Rescue, Inc. (CNEER) as my rescue of choice. I already had a rapport with Mary Stone, one of the volunteers who spends time there, and was excited to get involved myself.  She introduced me to Vicky Berry, the organization’s owner and manager. Together, we planned a day… Read More

Tick-Borne Disease in Horses and Dogs

Are your animals at risk? You’ve seen the headlines. Ticks are spreading across the country, bringing tick-borne disease with them, putting horses and dogs at risk. Read on for our roundup of information about tick species and their habitats. And don’t worry: the premium pest control brand UltraShield® from Absorbine® offers multiple ways to protect your horse… Read More

Absorbine Volunteer Days – Forest Park Zoo

Honoring the values of our founders, Mary Ida and Wilbur Young, and continuing the Absorbine® legacy of compassion for horses and animals, in 2017 we’re sending all employees out to volunteer at an animal welfare charity of their choice. It wasn’t very hard to pitch this initiative – “You say we have to take a day off to go… Read More

Absorbine Volunteer Days – Perth Amboy Animal Shelter

To help honor the values of our founders Mary Ida and Wilbur Young, and to continue the Absorbine® legacy of compassion for horses and animals, in 2017 we’re sending all employees out to volunteer at an animal welfare charity of their choice. It wasn’t so hard to pitch this initiative – “You say we have to take a… Read More

Absorbine Volunteer Days – Blue Star Equiculture

To help honor the values of our founders Mary Ida and Wilbur Young, and to continue the Absorbine® legacy of compassion for horses and animals, in 2017 we’re sending all employees out to volunteer at an animal welfare charity of their choice. It wasn’t so hard to pitch this initiative – “You say we have to take a… Read More

High-Performance Support for Hardworking Horses

Whether they’re involved in competition or intense training, some horses just work harder than others. They’re the reason we created new Bute-Less® Performance Comfort & Recovery Support—and made sure it offered so many potential benefits.