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

Ticks In The Fall

The autumn chill brings with it some pretty great things. The start of the holiday season and all of that great food, for one. Cooler weather, which is appreciated by those of us in warmer climates. And at the barn, hope of an end to the fly season. For most of us, when we see… Read More

Fungasol: Now With Biopolysan Booster Derived From Coconuts

Absorbine® is proud to introduce Fungasol®, your go-to solution to help treat fungal and bacterial skin conditions on horses! Our new cleansing shampoo, convenient spray, and thick ointment all contain therapeutic ingredients plus the addition of revolutionary Biopolysan® booster, proven to boost the effectiveness of the formula. Our new equine skin treatment with Biopolysan helps… Read More

Which Hooflex Is Right For You?

Just ask, and your farrier will tell you the main factors that contribute to healthy hooves – nutrition, regular care including proper trimming and balancing, footing/environment, genetics and regular TLC.  The regular TLC is where you come in!  We were all taught to pick out our horses’ hooves often.  This reduces the chance for infection,… Read More

Why Choose Hooflex® Thrush Remedy?

Equine thrush is a condition many of us horse owners battle.  Thrush is described as an infection localized in the soft triangular-shaped “frog” of the hoof, especially the grooves on the sides and middle of the frog called the sulci.  Thrush is characterized by a foul odor, a dark colored discharge, soreness of the frog… Read More

Treat Your Horse’s Sore Hooves With Magic Cushion

It’s not uncommon for a horse to weigh more than 1,000 pounds and all of that weight sits on their hooves. Couple that with the weight of a rider on rocky, uneven terrain and it’s understandable that horses can sometimes develop sore hooves. Additionally, hoof concussion caused by activities such as jumping or repeated impact… Read More

Pain Management For The Long Term

If you are competing in the equestrian sports, you and your horse know just how great it feels when months and years of hard work come together in a great performance.  The unique synergy between horse and rider has been fondly discussed for ages.  But all athletes, human and equine, feel the effects of intense… Read More

Using Premise Sprays to Protect Your Horse

We all know that fly repellents and sprays are a great way to protect your horse during turn-out, training, and trail rides—but did you know that using premise sprays inside your barn or stable is an additional way to keep your horse protected? Premise sprays are commonly used to kill biting and nuisance flies, as… Read More

Extreme Equine Experience II – The Interview

Extreme equine experience could mislead you.  Tommie Turvey does amazing things with his horses, but he’s a practical, down to earth horse trainer.  He approaches horse training holistically, with an eye towards the whole life experience of a horse –  “There are many ways to train a horse, but I think of the things beyond… 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