Meet Courtney J. & Orion from Aberdeen, MD

Orion is a 10 year old Thoroughbred gelding who I bought as a not-quite-3-year-old off of the racetrack. He wasn’t cut out for a career as a racehorse, but he is thriving in his current career as an eventer. Last season we reached one of my lifelong goals of competing successfully at the Preliminary level! Over the past 7 wonderful years, Orion has accompanied me back and forth from college and he has lived at barns in 3 different states. We have been using SmartPaks for about five years because they make it so easy to be sure he is getting the correct doses, and automatic shipping makes sure that we never run out. It has been great not having to deal with multiple supplement containers or messy baggies when we move around. Orion gets 1 scoop of Equinyl Combo, 1 scoop of Grand Hoof and 2500 IU of Vitamin E. Next month, he will also get 1 scoop of Apple-A-Day electrolytes to make sure he stays hydrated for the upcoming eventing season. I am looking forward to many more happy, healthy years with my buddy!

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SmartPak Equine was founded by riders and horse owners for riders and horse owners. We ride and show Dressage, Hunter/Jumper, Polo, Equitation, Eventing, and Reining. We’ve logged many miles trail riding through New England’s rolling hills and the tough shrubs of Chaparral country. Our extended families include Hanoverians, Oldenburgs, Quarter Horses, Selle Français, Thoroughbreds, Lipizzans, Trakehners, Arabs, Morgans and Appaloosas. Horses, horse care and horsemanship are our passion. We got our start in 1999, with the purpose of simplifying the administration of nutritional supplements and medications to horses. Our patented SmartPak™ supplement feeding system has been adopted by thousands of barns and horse owners across the country, who value knowing that their supplements will be fed correctly. The SmartPak system has been embraced by riders from all disciplines and all levels, including many Olympic medalists. In addition to the SmartPak supplement system, we offer a broad line of horse health, show apparel, tack, dog supplies, and equine and canine pharmacy items sold through our catalogs and here on our website.

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