CHAMOMILE

Chamomile is an important digestive, nervine, anti-arthritic, anti-spasmodic and anti-allergy herb, used most widely for its calming and relaxing effect on horses, especially those prone to loose manure or scouring.  It is an anti-inflammatory and may help in reducing allergic responses.  It is rich in Calcium and supports the body’s skeletal structure.  Chamomile is also recognized as being ulcer-protective through its healing effect on the mucosa of the gastro-intestinal tract.  It may also be applied externally as a wash to soothe allergic skin conditions.

Some herbs may swab

CHASTE TREE BERRY

Chaste Tree Berry is primarily used to help balance hormonal irregularities in mares that may be displaying discomfort, erratic or “bitchy” behavior when they are in season.  May be used in conjunction with Chamomile. Chaste Tree Berry has also helped some horses suffering with Cushings Disease.

CHIA SEED

Some of the benefits that have been documented are: improvement of the Immune System, reducing joint inflammation, having a calming effect on horses and also being beneficial for weight gain.  Also noted is its capacity to improve healthy strong hoof growth, skin and coat condition. Chia is one of the highest plant sources of Omega 3, also containing Omega 6, is high in Calcium and Magnesium along with Iron, Potassium, Vit C,A,B12 and many Amino Acids.