Arthritis in horses

You’ve recently noticed that your horse seems stiff, and you think it might be arthritis. You decide to do some research to see if your theory holds water. Some sources say it might be Degenerative Joint Disease (DJD), others suggest Osteoarthritis (OA), but all the symptoms sound the same....
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Dec, 8 By 0 Comment

Benefits of Omega-3’s for stallions

Omega-3 fatty acids, primarily EPA (eicosapentaenoic acids) and DHA (docosahexaenoic acids) are widely marketed as helping with an array of ailments, from improving coat quality, reducing allergic responses, and eliminating skin diseases to helping horses with joint disease. The use of omega-3 fatty acids is also widely advocated in...
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Jun, 9 By 0 Comment

How to check the vital signs of your dog

You know the feeling that your dog is not very playful, skipping its meals and does not respond to your commands? He is just sitting in the corner of the house or hiding in its favourite place, not even reacting to the door bell.. Well probably your dog isn’t feeling to...
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Jun, 1 By 0 Comment ,

Equine Metabolic Syndrome or Cushing disease?

Changing lifestyle, increased calorie intake and reduced physical activity leads to potential risk of unhealthy individuals. Horses are not too different from human with this respect: improved grazing pastures, legume, diet rich in carbohydrates, concentrates (which were not easily available earlier) and reduced physical activity and exercise have increased the...
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Jun, 11 By 0 Comment

Onze nieuwe website is online!

We zijn druk bezig geweest met het verder optimaliseren en aanpassen van onze website.. en we horen graag jullie mening over het resultaat! Mochten jullie bepaalde zaken missen op onze site of hebben jullie tips of opmerkingen? Dan horen we deze graag, je kunt ons bereiken via info@effektri.com, via...
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Jun, 11 By 0 Comment

Hoefbevangen? Test je paard gratis op PPID!

PPID of Cushing komt meestal bij oudere paarden en pony’s voor. De ziekteverschijnselen die het meest voorkomen bij PPID zijn hoefbevangenheid, veranderingen van vacht en van lichaamsbouw. Herken jij een of meerdere verschijnselen bij je paard? Via deze link kun je tot en met oktober een gratis test op...
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