29 June 2022
Managing the horse in summertime

Horse management in summer in 10 steps

Summer is definitely the busiest time for riders and horse owners, whatever the discipline, from endurance competitions to hill rides to riding competitions. In this season […]
23 May 2022
Horse Hoof Care

Horse hoof care: 5 tips from Equiplanet

Hoof care must necessarily be part of the daily habits of horse management, such as feeding, supplementing with complementary feed, washing and grooming. The horse's foot has several functions: it supports the horse's weight, disperses the energy of impact with the ground and protects the sensitive structures contained within it. It is therefore understandable how essential it is to take care of the horse's hoof.
28 March 2022

The Orphan Foal: Management and Feeding

Every breeder knows that he or she may have to manage an orphan foal because of birth complications or subsequent injuries or diseases unrelated to birth […]
25 January 2022

Gastric ulcer in horses

Feed management and limiting stress reactions: Equiplanet’s advice Every horseman knows that stress can have a considerable impact on the athletic performance of his horse, but […]
22 November 2021
articolazioni del cavallo

The wellbeing of the horse’s joints

The horse’s joints are complex and rather delicate structures. The units that make them up, such as cartilage, ligaments, joint capsules and bone tissue, must work […]
27 October 2021

Fats or oils in horse feeding

There is a growing interest in the use of oils in horses’ diets due to the benefits of using fewer concentrates to increase caloric intake, increased […]
26 July 2021
biotina per cavalli

Biotin for horses: how and when to use it

Biotin is a nutrient that has been focused on for many years for its effect on hoof growth and health. However, it is not the only […]
17 May 2021

Colts and Fillies taming and training: 7 nutritional tips

Young horses between 18 months and 2.5 years of age begin taming and training, depending on the breed, attitude and sporting discipline in which they will […]