Think Outside of the Sand Box

Equiderma Sponsored Rider Lisa Hellmer of LCH Equestrian near Ocala Florida

Think Outside of the *Sand*Box, a Note on Dressage from Lisa Hellmer of LCH Equestrian Dressage is a sport of constant repetition, both in the movements but also in the environment we ride in. Dressage riders often confine themselves to the 20 x 60 meter arena or as I often refer to it: The Sandbox. […]

The Dirt on Shampoo & Conditioner

Equiderma Silky Smooth Combo with shampoo and conditioner for horses

The Dirt on Shampoo and Conditioner Shampooing gets rid of dirt, oil, sweat buildup, and those pernicious eggs and excrement left behind by unwanted insect visitors. When it comes to choosing the right shampoo for your equine, it all boils down to the product’s active ingredients. You want to find something strong enough to inhibit the growth of bacterial and fungal skin […]

Equiderma Neem Shampoo Video

Sulfate Free and Natural Equiderma Neem Shampoo for Horses

If you’d like to learn more about our Neem Shampoo, check out this helpful video! For more videos about the rest of our product line, head over to our Youtube Channel!  

Drafts on the Homestead by Equiderma Ambassador Angela Ferraro Fanning

Clydesdale draft horses and homesteading

Drafts on the Homestead by Equiderma Ambassador Angela Ferraro Fanning of Axe and Root Homestead and the Homesteaducation Podcast Horses offer stacked functions to the homestead in addition to different forms of equitation and companionship. Drafts and mules, specifically, can offer even more services. They are useful in a multi – species rotational grazing plan, add valuable manure to […]

Equiderma Rider Andie Sue Roth’s Advice on Tackling Tack Room Clutter

Equiderma Sponsored Rider and para equestrian Andie Sue Roth

Equiderma Rider Andie Sue Roth’s Advice on Tackling Tack Room Clutter Change is always stressful but moving brings another whole meaning to the word stress. Then, add moving horses, dogs and other pets to the mix? Craziness. Last summer, my family moved from the East Bay of San Francisco to a small agricultural town in Central […]

Alex Bauwens’s Life Lessons from the Saddle

Horsegirl Alex Bauwens performing mounted archery on a gypsy vanner horse

Life Lessons from the Saddle: How Riding Horses Prepares You for the ‘Real World’ ~brought to you by Equiderma Rider Alex Bauwens~ Not only is horseback riding fun, but it can also prepare you for personal and professional success in ways you may not have expected. Whether you currently ride horses, or you’re considering starting […]

YOUR GUIDE TO SURVIVING FLY SEASON

Wolfert a friesian sport horse sponsored by Equiderma

Fly season brings no end of misery to our horses and barnyard animals. From sweet itch, summer sores and mane-and-tail-itching to truly frightening diseases like anthrax, the pesky fly wreaks havoc in our yards and stables, not to mention the pain and annoyance of biting flies. So just what exactly is the fly up to that […]

Quick Solutions for Your Horse’s Skin Problems

Equiderma Neem Horse Shampoo and Skin Lotion Combo

Good grooming and feeding practices are the key to good skin and coat health. Sometimes, this is not enough. Recognizing horse skin issues and knowing what to do when trouble comes calling is an important part of your horse’s care. Here we’ll identify the most common skin issues that plague our horses and what to […]

Thrush & Whiteline Disease

Equiderma Thrush and Whiteline Treatment application to hoof with hoof pick brush

The mid-18th century phrase “No Hoof, No Horse” still holds true for horses today.  Spring rain and melting snow result in slush and mud. This means you’ll need to pay extra attention to your horse’s hooves to prevent thrush and whiteline from gaining a foothold. Thankfully Equiderma Thrush and Whiteline Treatment can be used preventatively to ward off these infections. The most […]