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Meet Barbara and Aaron

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“I bought Aaron when he was 15 years old. I had previously done dressage and hunter/jumper shows, but was ready to just trail ride. Besides being a great trail horse, Aaron was also the neighborhood “babysitter” and taught many kids to ride…”

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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 Jen and Sterling

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“My 7 year old Dales Pony, Sterling, has weak stifles. This condition eventually lead to inflammation in his hocks. In addition to a carefully designed exercise program, I put him on SmartFlex Senior Herb-Free Pellets to help give his hocks as much support as possible…”

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Meet Mollie and F-1

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“Last year, I purchased my Tennessee Walking Horse at an auction and took him on a thirteen-hour trailer ride home. A week after his trip, I noticed F-1 had started losing a lot of weight and muscle mass and he wasn’t performing as well as usual…”

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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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Two Sides of the Same Coin

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Healthy digestion fuels your horse’s performance. If you can’t make heads or tails of gastric and digestive supplements, and just thinking about them gives you an ulcer, we can help!

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Meet Eileen and Monte

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“Monte used to have a lot of trouble holding his shoes. The farrier called his feet “shelly”, as they cracked around the nail holes and constantly chipped. I hadn’t had him long at the time and I was concerned about keeping him shod and sound…”

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The Top 10 Things Your Vet Wants You to Know

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We asked our staff veterinarian, Dr. Lydia Gray, for a list of the top ten things your vet wants you to know, but doesn’t always have time to tell you.

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Meet Amanda and Ali

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“Ali is an off the track thoroughbred who I adopted from a local rescue in the summer of 2011. When I first got her, she had the gangly build of a young filly with little muscling and tone…”

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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 Cindi Moravec and Do It Exact (“Zack”) – 2012 Update

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As a 22-year-old, Zack was competing in Training Level events. Cindi wanted to make sure he had enough support to keep feeling good and enjoying his job.

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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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3 Reasons to Feed Omega 3s

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Omega 3 and Omega 6 fatty acids support many vital functions in your horse’s body. You need to feed both to keep your horse healthy, but it’s important to maintain a proper balance.

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Meet Meg, Aimee and Obsession – 2012 Update

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In 2010, after a winter of showing in Florida, Orion’s owners noticed he’d lost interest in his feed, which was really out of character. They immediately had him scoped by the vet, who confirmed gastric ulcers…

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Meet Charissa and Joel

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I saw a free trial for SmartOmega 3, so I figured it wouldn’t hurt to try it – well, I love it! After just a month, my horse’s coat started to look slick and shiny. A year later, his coat is still shiny, and now the color is deeper and richer than ever…

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Jen and Tally
Apparently I've been obsessed with horses since I was born, and I used to beg for pony rides on a regular basis. I started showing in 4-H, progressed to equitation and jumpers in high school and rode on the IHSA team in college where I also discovered the joys...

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