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How to Recognize Insulin Resistance (IR) in your Horse

How to Recognize Insulin Resistance (IR) in your Horse

What is Insulin Resistance (IR)? Before we look at how to recognize Insulin Resistance (IR) in your horse, lets first look at what it is and how it starts. Insulin Resistance (IR) falls under the umbrella of Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS). It is a sugar metabolism...

Your Philosophy of Medicine Determines the Cure

Your Philosophy of Medicine Determines the Cure

There are many different approaches to health care around the world developed from different belief systems. However, there are two fundamental belief systems that have governed our approach to treating disease for thousands of years. Every culture in the world has...

The benefits of using homeopathy for horses

The benefits of using homeopathy for horses

Homeopathy for Horses Homeopathy is a natural health modality that has been popular for humans since the 1800’s. In fact, it is an integral part of many health care systems around the world including India and many parts of Europe. In this blog, I am going to share...

The Benefits of Licorice Root for Horses

The Benefits of Licorice Root for Horses

What is licorice root? Licorice root comes from the root of the plant, Glycyrrhiza glabra, and is widely used for both culinary and medicinal purposes. It's notable sweetness make it popular as a flavoring agent.  But it's amazing therapeutic properties are where it...

Part 2: Ben’s Emotional Transformation

Part 2: Ben’s Emotional Transformation

In Part 1: Ben’s Physical Transformation, I gave you a detailed account of how we guided Ben through the physical part of his healing journey. Six months and two consultations later, Ben went from being a metabolic easy-keeper with sore feet, to a healthy horse that...

Part 1: Ben’s Physical Transformation

Part 1: Ben’s Physical Transformation

In my last blog when I talked about the hardest part of being your horse’s healer, I told you that horses are multi-dimensional beings, and that each dimension must be addressed before a true healing can occur. So now I want to share with you, the real-life healing...

3 Tips for Preventing Horse Health Conditions

3 Tips for Preventing Horse Health Conditions

The single biggest way to promote good health for your horse and reduce the risk of adverse health events for your horse is to practice prevention. But what does horse health prevention actually mean? The word prevention means to stop something before it happens. When...