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

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 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