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.
Draft Horses Ideal Diet, The right nutrition with vitamins, trace minerals and Omega-3s is needed to support these large horses. Learn how to craft the ideal diet for your drafts.
Equine Metabolic Issues, Evaluating risk factors, identifying symptomology and outlining dietary strategies.
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 Donkeys and Mules, The most important thing about feeding donkeys and mules is to feed them like donkeys and mules—not horses
Feeding Donkeys and Mules vs. Horses, Diets for donkeys or mules are different than for horses. Dr. Amy McLean provides feeding and care recommendations for these beloved animals.
Feeding the Young Horse: Platinum Helps Growing Horses, Providing daily support ensures the diet is balanced and dense with nutrients, including vitamins, minerals and more
Food is Medicine: The Emergence of Functional Medicine, Using food and therapeutic nutrients as medical therapy is growing in popularity and practice
Fueling the Endurance Horse to Go the Distance, Endurance is one of the most demanding disciplines with some nutritional nuances.
Horse Care: How to Attend to a New Horse, Breaking Down Equine Care From An Owner’s Perspective: Everything From Grooming, Riding and Feeding to Veterinary and Farrier Visits
Inflammation Implications, Chronic inflammation can contribute to various disease states; however, diet can help.
Mighty Magnesium: Why Supplementation May Help, Critical for the normal functioning of the musculoskeletal system, nervous and endocrine systems and brain function.
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.
The Power of Vitamin E, A Deep Dive into Antioxidants, Oxidative Stress, Vitamin E Diseases, Selenium and More.
Picking the Right Puppy Food for Your New Pet, Nutritional considerations and tips for finding the most appropriate food for your dog.
Precious Cargo: Nutritional Advice for Broodmares, Ensuring that the broodmare is nourished for success prior to breeding, during gestation and after foaling.
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.
Tips For the Picky Eater, Introducing a new formula? While most horses enjoy Platinum Performance® formulas, others may require a few days to become accustomed to the change.
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
Vitamins and Their Vital Role in Equine Health, Incredibly relevant to your horse’s health, potency of vitamins decreases with storage time of forage and feeds.
Which Oil is Healthy for Horses, Omega-3 Differences Between Flax, Corn, Canola, Soybean and Vegetable Oil
Avoiding Gas Colic: Management Strategies to Deal with Gas Issues, Excessive amounts of gas or if it's unable to pass, distention, bloating and pain occur.
Bio-Sponge® For Horses,Supporting Healthy GI Function: Using Bio-Sponge® for The Intestinal Health and Well-Being of The Horse and Foal
Colic in Horses: Top 10 Management Tips, Learn More About the Top Tips to Prevent Colic From Occurring
Equine Probiotics, Probiotics have been known for centuries to help maintain intestinal microbial balance and support digestive well-being
Probiotics & Functional Nutrition, Research is Pointing at Digestive Well-Being Having Far-Reaching Implications in Significant Areas of Health
LRK3DE: Eventing’s Elite Equine Showdown, Demanding test of physical stamina and mental acuity, Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event now has CCI5*-L status
Battleground: Laminitis — A Devastating Disease State, How skilled veterinarians and farriers are propelling the prevention and treatment of laminitis forward for the horse
Happy Feet: The Art of Nourishing the Equine Hoof, Nutrition can be the Difference Between having the Potential for a Hoof Problem and Actually Developing One
Mayday! Troubleshooting Common Hoof Issues, Top Farriers Weigh In On Concerns Affecting The Equine Hoof
From the Ground Up: Supporting Healthy Hooves with Nutrition, Top dietary factors for strong, healthy equine feet, ingredients to help and top farriers weigh in on common issues
Build and Maintain Your Horse’s Core Fitness, Your horse’s vital center is key for optimal strength, stability and performance.
Connectivity: Tendon & Ligament Injuries in the Horse, Leading veterinarians are advancing the science of maintaining and healing tendons and ligaments in the horse
In Motion: Choosing the Right Joint Support, Top-Level Competitor, Treasured Senior Horse or Broodmare, Joint Conditions are All Too Often a Reality in the Equine World
Managing Common Muscle Disorders in Horses, Management procedures and specific dietary interventions can help reduce the severity and the frequency of episodes
Platinum Longevity Supports Performance & Recovery, Available in powder and paste, this formula utilizes resveratrol analogue, antioxidants and curcumin
Prescription: Veterinary-Directed Rehab, This Highly-Specialized Field is Returning Injured Equine Athletes to the Highest Levels of Competition
Supporting The Equine Joint: What, Why, Who, When and How, Efforts to keep joints healthy, sound and functioning are at the forefront of the care and management of every horse
Equine Reproductive Health at the Cellular Level, Nutrition to support a successful breeding season: stallions, broodmares and foals.
Feeding for Fertility: Platinum Potency®, Nutrition Plays a Pivotal Role in Fertility and Subsequently Reproduction; Giving Stallions Every Advantage.
On the Front Lines of Life, Equine Reproduction From Theriogenologists Doctors Carnevale, Varner, Scoggin & Hatzel
Operation Legacy: Breeding Season Support, Management and dietary considerations throughout all stages of reproduction.
Support For Sires: All Hail the King, Open Me A Corona's Tale of Racing Royalty & Reproductive Redemption with Therapeutic Nutrition.
Assessing Allergies: It’s Complicated, Allergy testing can narrow the search while the process of elimination offers a diagnosis.
Dealing with Cribbing: An Age-Old Nuisance, Is it bad behavior or something below the surface causing horses to gnaw on their fencing?
Enigma: Kissing Spines in Horses, Equine veterinary medicine has evolved its definition, diagnostics, treatment protocols and rehabilitation techniques
Equine Herpesvirus (EHV-1): Going Viral, Learning from 2022, experts are refining how veterinarians and riders can respond to future Equine Herpesvirus outbreaks.
Equine Sarcoids: Causes & Management, A look at the potential cause, transmission and treatment considerations of this condition.
The Evolution of EPM and a Look at How It Occurs, The evolution, treatment and prevention of Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis.
Genetics and the Future of Precision Medicine, The role genes play in disease and how environment and diet impact gene expression.
Headshaking in Horses, A closer look at Trigeminal Mediated Headshaking, recent advancements and practical advice for management.
How To Support Your Horses Through Summer, Keep your horse cool while riding, encourage hydration and must-haves for summer.
Introducing Platinum Renew®: For Equine Athlete Recovery, A Formula to Help the Equine Athlete Recover After Performance; Read Findings From a Recent Feeding Trial
Managing Colitis: Early Intervention is Key, Understanding and prevention has improved, and more horses are coming home to recover.
Preparing for Winter: Feeding & Management, Considerations to help carry your horses through the cold winter months while maintaining optimal health for the best post-winter outcome.
Safeguarding the Spine Through a Strong Topline, A well-conditioned and well-nurtured topline requires conditioning and nourishment.
Supplementing for Summer Success, Resources are available to help you support your horse during this time of year.
Support for Sweet Itch in Horses: How Nutrition Can Help, Dietary management, including therapeutic nutrients, may provide support against seasonal allergies in your horse.
Top 10 Summer Health Tips, Rising temperatures also mean an increase in risk for heat-related stress and health issues.
Winter Health Tips: Use the Five Ws, Keep in mind weight, water, wind, weather and wellness when helping to prepare for the cooler months.
A Companion with a Cause, A Celiac Disease Service Dog 'Heralds' Life Change for Veterinary Student; The Process of Finding and Training Him
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 Rancher’s Best Friend: The Working Cow Dog, Loyal and Trustworthy, They Have a Passion for Working Cattle; It’s in Their Blood.
An Elite Group: The Dressage Foundation's Century Club, The Century Club recognizes dressage horse and rider pairs whose combined ages total 100 years or more
Behind the Scenes at Teague Stables, Wiggle It JiggleIt Owner George Teague, Jr. Discusses Setting the Pace for the Harness Horse of the Year
Cannon Quarter Horses: Shaping Greatness, Michelle Cannon's Texas-based breeding program turns out champions with heart, drive and durability
Carol Rose of Carol Rose Quarter Horses: The Titan, A talk with this legendary horsewoman on her life, legacy and her famed Stallion Shining Spark’s place in her heart
Cowboy Man: Lyle Lovett on Horses and Life, Award-winning recording artist showcases his beloved reining stallion Smart and Shiney.
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
Dogfight: WWII Pilot, Decorated World War II Hero Jim Kunkle Reflects on Service, Longevity and a Lifetime of Adventure in the Skies
Double Duty: Canine Service Champions, Theresa Musi-Brantly's Decorated World Champion Disc Dogs Perform “Life Changing” Service Detecting Seizures.
Down The Alley With Hailey Kinsel, Legends in the Making: Kinsel and her gritty palomino mare have taken the world by storm; watch history unfold.
Dr. G Marvin Beeman: The Time of His Life, Since starting his career in 1957, this equine veterinary medicine pillar is still at it.
Dr. Troy Herthel Carries on a Legacy of Innovation, Following in his legendary father’s footsteps at Alamo Pintado Equine Medical Center.
Ears Up: Understanding and Appreciating Mules and Donkeys, From their endearing nature to surprising versatility, Dr. Amy McLean is helping the world get to know these animals.
El Caballero: The Living Legend of Polo’s Revered Master Memo Gracida, The Polo Hall of Fame Rider with the Most Consecutive Years as an American 10-Goaler Discusses Life’s Turning Points That Shaped His Career.
Fabulous Bloodlines: A Look at Nichols Quarter Horses, How Nichols Quarter Horses got their start and their phenomenal stallion Frenchmans Fabulous.
Flying High: Disc Dogs and Their Handlers at the Top of the Sport, Top Canine Disc handlers share a love for the sport and the incredibly athletic dogs that make it all possible.
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
Go Ask Sally: Nourishing Eventing Horses, Sally Robertson, Head Groom For Lauren Kieffer Eventing Voted Best in The Business
Heavyweight: Nuances of the Draft Breed, From breeding, working and showing, to the specifics of farriery and nutritional needs
Lionheart: The Making of a 3-Day Eventing Championship Horse & Rider, A closer look at Lauren Nicholson’s journey from being a horse-obsessed child to the top American eventer
Lisa Lockhart: Her Winning Formula, A Look at What Works for Top Barrel Racer Lisa Lockhart & Her Longtime Vet Dr. Terry Swanson.
Liz Halliday-Sharp's Need for Speed, She doubled as a pro racecar driver and an international CCI5* 3-day eventer for years.
Meet Elite Endurance Rider Holly Corcoran, One of America’s best, she was the No. 1-ranked FEI endurance rider worldwide in 2020.
Microbiome Maestro: Dr. Canaan Whitfield, A look at his clinical work and thought-shifting research centered on the equine gut.
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
Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Farms, This Kentucky facility provides a dignified and healthy environment for retired racehorses.
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
Sarah Dawson's Big Win: Once, Twice, Three Times a Lady, A closer look at the newly-crowned National Reined Cow Horse Association’s Snaffle Bit Futurity Open Champion
Seizure Service Dogs Impact Owners’ Lives, Seizure response and seizure alert dogs are uniquely capable of assisting and supporting people with epilepsy
Shane & Taylor Hanchey: Rodeos, Roping and Raising Horses, Shining a light on Shane and Taylor Hanchey: how they met, their horses and a bright future.
Sparkling-at Speed, The Harrowing Stunts and Adventurous World of Trick Riding Phenom Madison MacDonald-Thomas.
Story Time, Dr. Melinda Story has helped catapult equine sports medicine and rehabilitation while maintaining a passion for the horse as the tie that binds her family.
Straight Shooter: Kenda Lenseigne, The Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association Overall World Champion talks about the thrill of competition and horses that have taken her to the top.
The Future of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Cliff Honnas is Considered a Master of Kissing Spines. Dr. Lisa Fortier: A Revered Surgeon and Regenerative Medicine Guru. Dr. Shane Miller is an Admired Surgeon and Sports Medicine Practitioner.
The Legend of The Sixes, Revered Four Sixes Ranch veterinarian, Dr. Glenn Blodgett, has created a breeding program as iconic as the historic Texas ranch itself
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 Westfalls: Generations of Cutting Champions, The Years of Preparation That Have Gone Into Brandon Westfall’s Successes and What Makes His Wins So Special.
Tori Colvin: A Natural and the Hero the Hunters Needed, Talent, hard work and a positive attitude catapulted her into being a household name in the hunter jumper world.
Trevor Brazile: One Last Fight, The 24-Time PRCA World Champion cowboy tells the story of his last National Finals Rodeo ever
Trevor Brazile Goes From Rodeo to the Remuda, The King of the Cowboys tackles a new adventure in the rope horse breeding barn.
Platinum Podcasts provide inspiring stories and interviews on the latest advancements in equine health and treatments. You’ll hear from elite competitors, innovative researchers and the veterinarians that devote their lives to horses and the humans that love them.Subscribe