Horse Health, Nutrition & Performance

Feeding & Wellness

Big, Little Fats: Omega-3s, The benefits of omega-3 essential fatty acids & your horse.

Sugar Rush, The rise of metabolic conditions and the subsequent threat to equine health.

The Skinny on Weight Gain for Horses, Genetics play a large role in a horse's metabolic rate, but optimizing forage may also be significant. Learn about feeding hard keepers.

Carbohydrate Confusion & The Equine Diet, Carbohydrates are a horse’s best source for energy and here’s why: fiber is a carbohydrate.

Compare Formulas for Daily Wellness, All our Wellness Formulas provide a Strong Nutritional Foundation for Total Body Health.

Understanding a Hay Analysis: Getting to Know the Nutrients, There is value in knowing what you are feeding your horse, so you can better fill in any nutritional gaps

Don’t Sweat It, Understanding Electrolytes & Ensuring Proper Hydration

Feeding Frenzy: A Forage-First Approach, It's Time to Change Traditional Feeding; Forage as the Foundation, or Entirety, of the Diet is the Healthiest Choice

Feeding the Hard Keeper, Helping Your Horse Gain Weight

Food is Medicine: The Emergence of Functional Medicine, Using food and therapeutic nutrients as medical therapy is growing in popularity and practice

Hay is for Horses, Long-Stem vs. Short-Stem Forage

Long Live Seniors, M.Y., The Super Senior Horse; Joining Our Family, His Role & How We Feed Him

Nature Knows Best, The Modern Diet vs. the Natural Diet and the Right Balance of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Nourishing the Senior Horse as Digestive Processes Change, Dietary adjustments that maximize digestive efficiency and support fiber digestion will help a senior horse

Nutrition for Horses' Skin & Coat Health. Give Your Horse a Variety of Nutrients for a High-Gloss Coat.

Nutritional Benefits of Flaxseed for Horses

Simple Feeding, Supplementing Forage-Based Equine Diets

The Power of Vitamin E, A Deep Dive into Antioxidants, Oxidative Stress, Vitamin E Diseases, Selenium and More

Which Oil is Healthy for Horses, Omega-3 Differences Between Flax, Corn, Canola, Soybean and Vegetable Oil

Stories of Inspiration

A Companion with a Cause, A Celiac Disease Service Dog 'Heralds' Life Change for Veterinary Student; The Process of Finding and Training Him

A Cut Above: Boyd Rice's Road to Success, How He Became a NCHA Hall of Fame Rider, NRCHA Million Dollar Rider & 2014’s Worlds Greatest Horseman

A Horsewoman's Perspective: Building a Champion to Last, Leading dressage rider Laura Graves is hands-on, educated and involved in every decision about her horses’ care.

A Humble Champion, Bob Loomis on Breakthrough That Changed His Breeding Program

A Long Time Coming, Rhen Richard's first NFR experience after 11 years of trying to get there

A Winning Formula, A Look at What Works for Top Barrel Racer Lisa Lockhart & Her Longtime Vet Dr. Terry Swanson

Behind the Scenes at Teague Stables, Wiggle It JiggleIt Owner George Teague, Jr. Discusses Setting the Pace for the Harness Horse of the Year

Being Relentless, The Life of Trevor Brazile, 23-Time World Champion Cowboy

Cannon Quarter Horses: Shaping Greatness, Michelle Cannon's Texas-based breeding program turns out champions with heart, drive and durability.

Chasing Gold: Steer Wrestler Dakota Eldridge, Nevada-Based Steer Wrestler in Top-10 of World Standings with Impressive Horsepower and a Winning Mental Game

Cross-Pollination of the Arts, Dressage isn’t just for dressage horses. Elite trainers help other disciplines reach new levels

Dazzling from the Driver's Seat, Stefanie Putnam's Inspiring Story of Finding Carriage Driving & Earning Fifth Place at the Para-World Championships

Derby Glory to Olympic Gold, Kentucky Derby Winner Inspires Olympic Swimmer Gary Hall Jr. to Beat the Odds

Dogfight: WWII Pilot, Decorated World War II Hero Jim Kunkle Reflects on Service, Longevity and a Lifetime of Adventure in the Skies

For The Win: Behind the Scenes, Castle Hill Farm Groom Plays Key Role Lee McKeever has played a pivotal role in every step of McLain Ward’s decorated professional career.

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, The Survival Story of Sheza Shinette & The Cow Horse History That Followed at Holy Cow Performance Horses

Inspiration: Varian Arabians, Sheila Varian's Horse Sense Transcends Breed, Discipline, Geography & Convention

Isaac Diaz: A Time For Everything

Jake Telford Shares His Path to Elite Horse Trainer, Winning competitions is great but only a test to see how well you’ve done your job as a horse trainer

Laura & Verdades: Growing Up Dressage, Laura Graves Taking the US Dressage Community by Storm in 2016 was a Coming-of-Age Story 14 Years in the Making

Liza Boyd's Hat Trick, Hunter & Her Horse Take Home Three Hunter Derby Championships in a Row

Mini Therapy Horses: Small But Mighty, Victoria Nodiff-Netanel's mini therapy horses give back in larger-than-life fashion at children's and veteran's hospitals

Miracle Season: Mary Walker's 2012 Run, Mary Walker Turned Tragedy and Injury into Triumph on Her Way to Becoming the Barrel Racing Champion of the World

On the Rise: The Next Generation of Equestrian Powerhouses, Dreams are big and the future is bright for members of the elite Platinum Performance® Youth Ambassador Team

The Dogger: Luke Branquinho, 5-Time World Champion Steer Wrestler Discusses His Road to Victory

The Horseman, An Account from Former President Reagan's Secret Service Agent and Riding Partner

The Pursuit of Happiness: Rae-Dawn Arabians’ Success, Captivated by the allure of the Arabian, Murray and Shirley Popplewell turn a hobby into an international business

The San Bernardino Sheriff’s Search Dog Team's Elite Unit, This California-based team has evolved into one of the nation’s top units, saving lives with incredible skill and dedication

The Shea Center: Feeding the Soul & Changing Lives, For 40 Years, the J.F. Shea Therapuetic Riding Center has Embraced the Healing Powers of Equine-Assisted Activities

The Triple Threat, Nicki Shahinian-Simpson Takes Triplets All the Way to the Winner's Circle

Trevor Brazile: One Last Fight, The 24-Time PRCA World Champion cowboy tells the story of his last National Finals Rodeo ever

Unlikely to Unstoppable, A Look at the Transformation of a Dressage Champion

War Horses for Veterans: A Positive Impact, Combat veteran Patrick Benson Co-Founds an Organization to Heal Comrades Through Horsemanship

World Cup Triumph: Mission Accomplished, McLain Ward and HH Azur Dominate the 2017 Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Final in Omaha, Nebraska