Category Archives: LubriSynHA For Horses

How to Feed an Off-the-Track Thoroughbred

A line of horses being ridden on a dirt track.

Off-track Thoroughbreds, otherwise known as OTTBs, are popular mounts for riders of various disciplines. They require specific nutritional needs which differ when they are on the track versus when they are off. We have gathered some information regarding how to feed an OTTB. Racehorses exhibit very high intensity levels when exercising, therefore they require increased […]

Horseback Riding’s Healing Power

Woman grooming horse in barn.

By Emily Daigle Being as majestic as they are, a horse’s presence alone is a gift to us that can benefit our well-being in more ways than one. Therapeutic applications have documented incredible healing powers by horses for many with various types of disabilities and conditions. As equestrians, we can understand how equine therapy has […]

Advice from Olympian Boyd Martin

Boyd Martin jumps competing in show jumping.

Boyd Martin, Olympian and International eventer, dropped in for a meet and greet with LubriSyn at the Secretariat Center before competing at the American Eventing Championships in Lexington, Kentucky. “Thank you LubriSyn for having me here. It’s a great product that I’ve been using for awhile. It’s definitely changed my career and I really appreciate […]

A Skeptics Guide to Buying Supplements

Paint horse running through pasture.

A trip down the horse supplement aisle at your local tack store will reveal enough health claims to make your head spin.  If you believed what’s written on the side of every bottle, you’d think these products could make sunshine come out your horse’s backside.  It can’t all be true—or medically necessary.  How do you tell the difference?

Preparing For Summer Heat

By Emily Daigle The summer can be a great time to spend outside, however it is very important to take safety precautions for yourself, pets, livestock, and even local wildlife. The following is a list of tips to stay cool and calm in the summer heat. Water, ALWAYS It is extremely important to stay hydrated! […]

What You Need to Know about Mounted Police

By christian Ackman You may often see Mounted Police officers patrolling in your area, especially if you live in urban areas. Have you ever wondered what role they play in the community or how they are trained? Luckily we’ve got some answers for you!  Most often, mounted police officers facilitate crowd control at large events. […]

Horse Sunburns 101

Being horse people, we spend a lot of time outside. As a result of that, we all know how painful those accidental sunburns on a warm summer day can be. While innocent, we all look back saying, “I knew better.” If we get burnt in one afternoon, imagine the sun our horses soak up while […]

How to Pick a Derby-Worthy Three Year Old

DR. Steven Allday weighs in picking a Derby Winner We equine vets are in a privileged position to see some of the best horses in the world come up through the system. Personally, I’ve vetted hundreds of racehorses over the years, and worked with more than a few Derby winners. So I get asked a […]

Preventing Injuries: See Your Horse Through a Vet’s Eyes

By Dr. steven allday, DVM I spend most of my time taking care of elite racehorses. You don’t have to have a thoroughbred in your barn to know that sometimes the medical needs of horses can be baffling. They might be performing well when suddenly they just seem “off.” They’re not as fast, not responding […]

LubriSynHA Becomes Official Sponsor of the World Series of Team Roping

LubriSynHA is the Official Joint Supplement of the World Series of Team Roping effective January 2019 Simpsonville, Kentucky The LubriSynHA Family of Products, the most trusted joint supplement on the market, is proud to announce its sponsorship of the World Series of Team Roping (WSTR). LubriSynHA has been a long time supporter of western sports, […]