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Meet Kellie and Beamer

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“I purchased my beautiful sorrel show mule, Call Me the Fireman, aka Beamer, in February of 2010. We are on our 3rd show season together and have already won many Championships and All Around Performance Titles in English, Western, and Halter classes. Beamer is an amazing guy…”

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Meet Kirsten, Chris and Lucy

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“Last winter Lucy incurred a tendon injury after she slipped during turnout. She was put on stall rest and we decided to try her on SmartFlex Rehab, in addition to the program our veterinarian recommended…”

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Peek in Our Paks – Kristen L.

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“My journey with horses started when I was 9 years old. My grandma gave me a lesson for Christmas and as they say, the rest is history! I started in the hunter/jumper ring and then transitioned into the eventing world…”

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Meet Claire and Grace Kelly (“Gracie”)

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“My mare, Grace Kelly, and I have had many years of competing successfully in Jumpers and Eventing. Last September, I found out that Gracie had a softball size bladder stone that required surgery to remove. A few days later she was kicked in the field and broke her hind splint bone in two places, requiring further surgery. After her long recovery time, I started Gracie back to work…”

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Peek in Our Paks – Maria T.

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Ever wish you could take a sneak peek inside our horses’ and dogs’ SmartPaks? Now you can! Check out the supplements we love, for the animals we adore.

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Meet Heather and Koshari Flash (“Sarge”) – 2012 Update

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After Sarge broke his co n bone, detaching his deep digital flexor tendon, Heather feared his career was over. With careful rehab and SmartFlex III Resilience, Sarge was back schooling 3rd level dressage after just months.

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Peek in Our Paks – Kerri V.

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Ever wish you could take a sneak peek inside our horses’ and dogs’ SmartPaks? Now you can! Check out the supplements we love, for the animals we adore.

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Meet Fay and Sovereign – 2012 Update

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In 2010, Sovereign was diagnosed with OCD and ligament damage. His prognosis was bleak and his owner feared his career was over before it began. Surgery was followed by a lengthy rehab process and support with SmartFlex III Resilience. Four months later, Sovereign was re-checked and given a clean bill of health!

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Peek in Our Paks – Jessica N.

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Ever wish you could take a sneak peek inside our horses’ and dogs’ SmartPaks? Now you can! Check out the supplements we love, for the animals we adore.

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Supplement Time Limit?

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Just read a blog from early September regarding a suspensory ligament injury, as my mare is going through the same thing. We did stall rest with slowly increasing hand walking, icing, wrapping, anti-inflammatories, & Q 6 wk ultrasounds. I put her on SmartTendon, but now just switched her to SmartFlex Rehab as it contains more of the important joint ingredients. My question is: Is there a time limit recommended for a horse to be on this particular supplement?

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Meet Amanda and Emily

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Emily, my eight year old Appendix Quarter Horse mare, suffered a deep digital flexor tendon injury and was put on stall rest with no turnout. Her outlook was good, but we were facing a 12+ month road to recovery. Though Emily was eventually eased back into work, being confined to her stall 23 hours a day left her antsy and anxious, with too much energy…

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Meet Shannon, Paige and Zeus

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Zeus is a wonder boy and there is no replacing him. He won the Congress with my daughter Paige in 2008 and 2009 in 11 and under Showmanship, as well as with me in the Novice Amateur Showmanship in 2009. When he tore his suspensory and fractured his sesamoid, I did some extensive research on supplements. I found that your SmartSupplements had the highest levels in the areas he needed, plus they were the most economical!

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Meet Fay and Sovereign

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Name: Sovereign Gender: Gelding Breed: Friesian/Percheron Cross Age: 4 Discipline: Dressage Owners: Fay Windsor Shortly after purchasing my young horse, Sovereign, he was diagnosed with a rare type of OCD that required surgery. During the surgery, the vet noticed that

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Meet Alanna and Odie

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Name: Winter Melody (“Odie”) Gender: Gelding Breed: Hanoverian Age: 8 Discipline: Dressage Owners: Alanna Almgren My dressage horse, Odie, recently started showing signs of stiffness and soreness after intense training rides. I wanted to reevaluate his joint supplement, so I

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Peek in Our Paks – Jenny

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Ever wish you could take a sneak peek inside our horses’ SmartPaks? Now you can! Check out the supplements we love, for the horses we adore. This Month’s Pick Staff Member: Jenny Harris Department: Customer Care Horse: Chief, 4 year

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