Absorbine Volunteer Days – Black Feather Rescue

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

Top 5 Tips for Caring for a New Rescue Horse

Blue Star Equiculture™ of Palmer, MA is a non-profit draft horse rescue and sanctuary that cares for the community’s retired, disabled, and homeless working horses, with the mission of helping working horses live out their days in comfort and dignity. I visited Blue Star Equiculture and met Pamela Rickenbach-Moshimer, the co-founder and executive director of… Read More

Some Winter Motivation

On January 5th, Absorbine asked our fans on Facebook for some inspiring words to help each other motivate to the barn.  We all need to go, they’re depending on us, but we thought it would be nice to be reminded with some winter motivation. Here are just a few of the encouraging words from readers!… Read More

Use ProCMC® To Prevent Gastric Upset In Horses This Winter

In many locations across the USA, the winter season means increased hours of stall time for our horses. “Neigh,” one might say, “equestrians are a hearty lot. A wintery ride through pristine snow drifts can be a good adventure for both of us.” And that’s very true, but the law of averages tends to win… Read More

Absorbine Pinterest Promotion Rules

Absorbine Pinterest Promotion Rules. This promotion is not sponsored nor endorsed by PINTEREST in any way. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS PROMOTION. DATES OF PROMOTION:  Periodically, Absorbine will announce special, limited time promotions (“The Promotion”) on its Pinterest boards. Each promotion will clearly state what a user must do to enter, and when… Read More

Absorbine Inverviews Tucker S Johnson Team Member

Absorbine® interviewed Melissa Warner recently.  Melissa is part of the Tucker S Johnson driving team and manages his horses.  In 2011 at the F.E.I. World Equestrian Games, Tucker’s team won a bronze medal individually and helped Team USA win a silver team medal. Absorbine: Melissa, what is your official title? Melissa: Driving Manager A: Where… Read More

JoJoSox – The Absolute Best Boot Socks Ever!

I train six days per week, with the “off” day usually spent doing some ground work and always some stable work. This daily grind is tough on socks, especially boot socks, so when a fan (Thanks Sarah F!!!) recommended  JoJoSox, I was quite excited. I contacted Joanna, who is one of the  “Jo’s” in JoJoSox, to find out more about… Read More

Absorbine For Gnats

Are gnats bugging your horse to no end?  You may want to try Absorbine for gnats.  Absorbine Veterinary Liniment is a green liquid analgesic and antiseptic.  It’s been made since 1892 for pain relief, but many farmers have found that it’s also great for relieving insect irritations.  Read more about Absorbine’s history here. Pour some… Read More

Absorbine Interviews Blue Star Equiculture

We are always interested in hearing about smart ways of helping horses and the people that care for them.  We’ve been working with organizations like A Home For Every Horse, a venture that connects horses in rescues with potential new owners using a centralized database.  When rescues join A Home For Every Horse, they also… Read More

Absorbine Celebrates Its 120th Anniversary

Absorbine Celebrates Its 120th Anniversary during Equine Affair!  How many companies can celebrate 120 years in business?  At W. F. Young, we can proudly make that claim.  The year was 1892 when Wilbur F. and Mary Ida Young developed the formula for Absorbine Veterinary Liniment using herbs and essential oils.  Absorbine Veterinary Liniment continues as… Read More