Winter weight loss is a common issue that arises every winter, and to some degree normal and to be expected. But how do you know what is a healthy weight range for your horse to lose and remain healthy? There is not a single weight range that’s ideal for all horses, as it will vary between breed, discipline, and individual, but here are a few guidelines to follow to help monitor your horse’s weight: Continue reading
Monthly Archives: March 2017
A common question that always seems to come up in winter months is why a horse’s urine looks red. People usually notice red, orange or brown spots in the snow where their horses have urinated. Normal horse urine sometimes turns red or brown after standing for a while. This is due to the presence of plant metabolites called pyrocatechines. These oxidizing agents cause the urine to change color when mixed with oxygen. It can happen year round (the same Continue reading
Sheboygan, Wisconsin – Omega Fields, Inc. is proud to congratulate and announce one of its spokespeople, Hallie Hanssen for a successful Classic Equine Slot Race in Buckeye, AZ earlier this month. Hallie won the slot race earning $20,000.
Hallie feeds Omega Horseshine® (https://www.omegafields.com/equine-products/omega-horseshine-29.html) and Omega SureGut™ (https://www.omegafields.com/equine-products/omega-suregut.html) to her futurity and derby barrel horses. She also uses Omega Nibblers® as her go to Omega-3 based horse treat (https://www.omegafields.com/equine-products/omega-nibblersr.html).
“THANK YOU for keeping our horses looking and feeling great!” says Hanssen. Omega Fields Continue reading
Sheboygan, Wisconsin – Omega Fields, Inc. is happy to announce spokesperson, Maren Luedemann is a guest on episode 80 of Horsemanship Radio program (www.horsemanshipradio.com) featured on Horses In the Morning radio podcast (www.horsesinthemorning.com). Maren is a mentor, life coach, and has 30+ years in horse training. (https://www.omegafields.com/spokespeople-maren-luedemann/) “I cannot express thanks enough for all Omega Fields, Omega Horseshine® (https://www.omegafields.com/equine-products/omega-horseshine-30.html) and Omega Nibblers (https://www.omegafields.com/equine-products/omega-nibblers.html) has done for my program and me these past years. I know the importance of the omegas in one's diet and therefore am thrilled that I am on track with my horse's nutrition by being on Omega Fields' products! It was very obvious in the arena this year. My horses are at peak performance. Thanks again for all you have done for Summer Run Arena Performance Horses!!” says Luedemann. Continue reading