Category Archives: Absorbine

Why Choose Hooflex® Thrush Remedy?

Equine thrush is a condition many of us horse owners battle.  Thrush is described as an infection localized in the soft triangular-shaped “frog” of the hoof, especially the grooves on the sides and middle of the frog called the sulci.  … Continue reading

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Sun Protection From Santa Fe

Faded, “bleached-out” coats, manes and tails are a perpetual problem for horse owners. There are many ways to combat the damaging effects of the sun’s rays on horses’ skins and coats, ranging from physical barriers such as UV-protectant fly sheets, … Continue reading

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Absorbine Interviews Olympic Rider Mara Depuy

A few weeks ago, Absorbine® had the chance to catch up with Olympic rider Mara Depuy, a member of the 1996 U.S. Equestrian team. Mara is still active on the competitive circuit today, when she’s not teaching riding lessons or … Continue reading

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The Rise of Hobby Farms: Five Fast Facts

At Absorbine®, we have been talking a lot lately about hobby farms. Hobby farms – also known as “lifestyle” or “retirement” farms, are on the rise in the U.S. Many small-scale farmers across the country are raising horses, cattle, livestock, … Continue reading

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Colorado Wildfires Ways To Help Roundup

The response effort to the Black Diamond Forest wildfires in Colorado is tremendous.  From brave firefighting crews, law enforcement and first responders, to the groundswell of grassroots support, the effort and ongoing need is massive.  Fifth generation Absorbine family member … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek: Absorbine Saddlegram

Do you love taking photos of your horse? Then you will love Saddlegram! Over the last few months, the Absorbine® team has been working to bring horse lovers a unique, easy-to-use photo app. Saddlegram is designed especially for horse lovers, … Continue reading

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What’s the Big Deal with BOV’s?

Here at Absorbine®, we offer a variety of our products in continuous spray BOV bottles. UltraShield® EX, UltraShield® Sport, ShowSheen® Hair Polish, Hooflex® Natural and our Horseman’s One Step® Leather Cleaner & Conditioner all come in this option.   So … Continue reading

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Simple Exercises To Improve Your Riding

by Angelea Kelly Walkup Emily Rodgers wrote in to HorseGirlTV and asked “Since I can’t ride every second of the day, I want to see some workouts that I can do at home that will help me in the saddle! Simpler … Continue reading

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Why You Should Look For The NASC Seal

You’ve seen it around.  That oval seal placed on some labels and on webpages.  But what does it mean?  Here is an explanation of why you should look for the NASC seal on your animal health supplements. Actually, having the … Continue reading

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Absorbine’s 120th Anniversary Contest Winner Lauren Lindsay

Absorbine recently celebrated our 120th anniversary.  This naturally brought up our own beginnings and early days with horses.  We decided to launch a contest asking Absorbine fans to write about their first encounters with horses and to share their memories … Continue reading

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