How to Prevent & Treat Scratches

When it gets wet and muddy outside, the chance that your horse will develop pastern dermatitis – commonly called scratches, but also known as greasy heal, swamp fever, dew poisoning or mud rash – increases dramatically. At the least, pastern dermatitis is an unsightly condition, and at the worst it can lead to serious health… Read More

ShowSheen Celebrates 40 Years of Healthy Manes & Tails!

What do the first episode of Happy Days, Nolan Ryan’s 100.4 mph fastball, and the construction of the Sydney Opera House all have in common with ShowSheen®? These events all happened 40 years ago – the same year that ShowSheen was introduced! And this year at Absorbine®, we’re excited to celebrate 40 years of helping… Read More

ShowSheen Grooming Tips (Infographic)

Here is a guide to what our ShowSheen Grooming Line can do for you and your horse!  Grooming tips and special uses for ShowSheen. Ride On!

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

Winter grooming made easy with Miracle Groom

As we move through February and, hopefully, the last full month of winter weather, you may be feeling as impatient for spring as we are. When I walk out to the pasture, it seems pretty obvious that we humans aren’t the only ones ready for warmer weather. This time of year, the combination of less… Read More

Sun Protection From Santa Fe

Faded, “bleached-out” coats, manes and tails are a perpetual problem for horse owners. There are many ways to combat the damaging effects of the sun’s rays on horses’ skins and coats, ranging from physical barriers such as UV-protectant fly sheets, to turning horses out at night instead of during the day. As with many other… Read More

Behind the Scenes at Rolex Kentucky 2013

Earlier this year we interviewed professional eventing groom Cat Hill. Cat just returned from Rolex Kentucky 2013, where she was the groom on the Daniel Clasing Eventing team. Check out her Rolex recap and show photos below! From Cat: I am just sitting down after a whirlwind week at the Rolex Kentucky 4-star Event. I… Read More

Absorbine Interviews Professional Eventing Groom Cat Hill

Ever wonder what the life of a professional groom is like? Earlier this year, we had a chance to talk with Cat Hill, a professional eventing groom, about her job, her favorite equine memories, and her quick grooming tips. Tell us a bit about what you do as a professional groom. As an eventing groom,… Read More

Winter Grooming Tips

Cold weather can make winter grooming difficult – which is why at Absorbine® we are always looking to learn new grooming tips and tricks from our users.  Here is a roundup of their winter grooming tips! Here are some great winter horse grooming tips our fans have submitted: Invest in a blanket with a neck.… Read More

Effective Grooming Routines – Tips from Kara of Dover Saddlery

Kara Judge of Dover Saddlery sends us her tips for an effective grooming routine in this guest post! Kara Writes: Regular, thorough grooming is important to maintaining your horse’s health and appearance. It’s also a perfect opportunity to build trust between you and your horse as you attend to him or her from head to… Read More