Wireless Trailer Camera
Do you like to keep an eye on your horse while you’re traveling? The Hyndsight Vision Journey camera system ($499;
Help in a Supplement?
In combination with dietary restrictions, supplements designed for “easy keeper” horses with metabolic issues may help lower insulin levels and the inflammation that can lead to laminitis. Research conducted at the University of Kentucky’s Gluck Equine Research Center and funded by the American Quarter Horse Association, for example, determined that EMS horses given the resveratrol- containing nutraceutical Metabarol for 45 days experienced a statistically significant reduction in both insulin levels (25 to 30 percent, according to an oral sugar test) and chronic inflammation. Check with your veterinarian, and for details on the research, go to equithrive.com.