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

Absorbine Team Member Spotlight – Alessandra Mele

  This month we’re interviewing a special young woman – Alessandra “Lissa” Mele about her and JoJo, her lovely 20 y.o. American Quarter Horse. Lissa has been on our team since she could walk. Ok, well since she interned for Absorbine in college. Since her first day, Lissa proved to be a creative and skilled marketer. Now… Read More

INDIAN RELAY: An Incredible Form of Horse Racing

We are proud and honored to have Janae Firehorse as Absorbine’s guest blogger this month! Strap in as Janae guides us through the sport of Indian Relay, how it works and the meaning it has for the Great Planes tribes. Enjoy! What is Indian Relay? It’s a Native American sport that has evolved from the buffalo hunting ways of the… Read More

Bigeloil® Poultice Wraps Make It Easy

Hey equestrians and horse lovers, Margo here from Absorbine®. As a horseback rider of many years, like many of you I have used poultice for various reasons and without a doubt it always does the job. A poultice is a wet clay mixture that is used on horses’ legs and hooves to treat general heat… Read More

Absorbine Team Member Spotlight – Elizabeth Adams

Meet Elizabeth “Betty” Adams and JMF Irish Beam –aka “Beamer”, “Mr. BMAN”, “B” or “Beasley”, a 16 year-old Morgan horse. Betty is Absorbine’s Corporate Sales Coordinator. She is responsible for the lion’s-share of the planning and coordination of our sales teams and assists with logistics out on the road. Anyone who has done this type… Read More

Equine Movement Issues Solved with Jim Masterson

During Equine Affaire in West Springfield, MA last November, the stars magically aligned for us.  Jim Masterson of The Masterson Method® was a presenter at Equine Affaire®, and his wife Conley accompanied him from their home in Iowa.  Karen Tappendon, Senior Editor of Holistic Horse (also a professional videographer) was also in town.  And of… Read More

Why You Should Look For The NASC Seal

You’ve seen it around.  That oval seal placed on some labels and on webpages.  But what does it mean?  Here is an explanation of why you should look for the NASC seal on your animal health supplements. Actually, having the National Animal Health Council seal means that the manufacturer has gone the extra length.  … Read More

Absorbine Cheers 100 Years of Olympic Equestrian Events

The 2012 London Olympic Games marks the 100th year of Olympic Equestrian Events in the modern Olympics. We’re celebrating a big anniversary ourselves here at Absorbine® – 2012 marks the 120th year that we’ve been providing quality horse care products, starting with  our flagship Absorbine® Veterinary Liniment.  In honor of both milestones, we’d like to… Read More

Five Fun Preakness Facts

This weekend is the 137th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland. Many race fans are hoping I’ll Have Another, winner of the Kentucky Derby, keeps the possibility of a Triple Crown winner alive by repeating his Derby win in the Preakness.  While I’ll Have Another was not favored in… Read More

Extreme Equine Experience

Hey there friends of Absorbine, it’s Heather from the marketing team. I recently spent the day with two of our favorite partners – Tommie Turvey,  Equine Extremist/professional stuntman and Angelea Kelly, host of HorseGirlTV, her ground-breaking online media channel.  Angelea was interviewing Tommie for an upcoming episode of HorseGirlTV. What an experience!  Tommy and his… Read More