The big three joint nutraceutical ingredients – glucosamine, chondroitin and hyaluronate – address the health of joint cartilage but there are other types of tissues that also play key roles. ...Read more
Question: Please explain the best way to feed jiaogulan, my vet said this with leg wraps and bute powder -1tsp twice a day for 2 weeks then 1 tsp once and day for a week -will help the winter laminiti...Read more
Question:I have a metabolically challenged 16-year-old Morgan. IR and laminitis prone. I am super careful of his diet and grass (virtually none). Just had xrays done and he seems to be exhibiting some...Read more
The "whole food" claim is being used to market some feeds and supplements for horses but what is a whole food and are these products really superior?
Does this look like whole food to you?
The term ...Read more
Question: Hello. I have a 4 yr old German shepherd that was diagnosed with auto immune disease a year ago, hes been on prednisone since diagnosed. He started on a high dosage and is now down to one ta...Read more
When you get a blood work report from a diagnostic laboratory you will see tests listed in a column on the left, followed by the test results (sometimes with an asterisk or a H = high, L = low) and a ...Read more
Question: I am writing in regards to some questions I have about the Tendon EQ supplement. I have a mare who had a suspensory tear in her front left limb that was discovered in August. She had 11% of ...Read more
Beyond Joint Nutraceuticals
The big three joint supplement ingredients are glucosamine, chondroitin and hyaluronic acid. They are components of the joint cartilage and/or synovial fluid that bathes t...Read more
Question: I have a 5 month pregnant mare and would like to put her on Base Mix P55. I currently have her on 2 lb's of oats, 2lb's of Nutrena Empower ration balancer and pasture or alfalfa/grass mix ha...Read more
Question: Hi, Is the Devil’s Claw Plus supplement safe for donkeys?
Dr. Kellon: Yes, it is, but if your donkey has insulin problems (e.g. fat pads) or laminitis issues you should go with a Yucca ...Read more
Question: Can I give my PPID horse the Tendon EQ product along with the Uckele Phytoquench pellets and hemp joint pellets that he is currently on?
Dr. Kellon: Yes, those supplements are compatible ...Read more
Question: My horse is 29 years old and has Cushing’s, and now he has arthritis in his pastern. I’m looking for a joint supplements for him. He is also on Prascend ….. one and a half tablets per ...Read more