Team Absorbine Rider Spotlight – Brad Barkemeyer

The year started off as usual with our regularly scheduled local events. The futurity horses had some much deserved time off but now it’s time for Derby season. We show 4 and 5 year olds at the derbies so we were full speed ahead getting them in top shape for these major events. When the… Read More

The Latest COVID-19 C.D.C. Update For Animals

Caring for animals is always our highest priority at Absorbine®. You can be assured that although these times may be uncertain, we will always continue to provide you and your animals premium products and support to help them stay safe and healthy. We will continue actively sharing the most up-to-date information from the CDC with… Read More

4 Ways to Create a Fly-Free Zone

Daylight saving time and warm weather mean more time for riding. But they also mean the return of mosquitoes, ticks, flies, gnats and other biting nuisances that can make horses miserable. In fact, flies alone drink four cups of horse blood every 10 days.1 Not only do these pests annoy our equine partners, but they… Read More

Pest Protection Tips For Horses

That’s right, pesky flies can be drinking up to four cups of your horse’s blood every ten days! Not only are they blood-sucking nuisances, but they can be carrying diseases that pose a threat to your horse’s health. Here are some pest protection tips for horses to start your season. Manage the environment.  No, you… Read More

Absorbine’s New Partnership with The Right Horse Initiative

Each year, hundreds of thousands of horses are transitioned from career or ownership. A growing number of these horses end up at risk of inhumane treatment. Led by the WaterShed Animal Fund, The Right Horse Initiative has been developed to unify horse industry professionals, equine welfare advocates, and the broader horse loving public to improve… Read More

Saving Nike’s Hoof: Before and After Hooflex® Concentrated Hoof Builder

When Trisha C. of Newburgh, New York met Nike for the first time, she knew she was in love. The leggy chestnut gelding captured her heart, and she and her mom, Laura, felt there was certainly room in their family for him. They officially adopted the retired Standardbred pacer from the Standardbred Retirement Foundation, excited… 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

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