News & Articles — equine microbiome

5 secrets for conditioning your horse

December, 2020 \ by Brittany Silvers

Our horses are athletes, there is no question about it. Just like any other athlete they have to be properly conditioned in order to perform optimally. But how do we...

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When Horse Transport Goes Wrong

October, 2020 \ by Casie Bazay

There’s no doubt that hauling experiences can be stressful for a horse. In fact, studies show that horses undergoing transport are more likely to develop gastric ulcers as well as...

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Colic in Horses: What Types Are Common in Your Region?

August, 2020 \ by Amanda Bradbery, Ph.D. Collaborator

Key Points When it comes to colic in horses, or abdominal pain, it’s not a question of if but when (and how severe). Colic impacts all walks of horses everywhere....

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Frequently Asked Questions About Probiotics for Horses

January, 2020 \ by Robo Hendrickson

I’m here today to share the answers to some common questions we are asked on a regular basis about probiotics and their health benefits. Probiotics are becoming very popular in...

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How Tiny Bugs Rule The World (and your Horse’s Digestive System)

December, 2019 \ by Robo Hendrickson

I don’t recall if I was more curious than shocked the first time I heard about tiny bugs living on our eyelashes. Mickey Higgins’ dad worked at a lab in...

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