Founder


How to Avoid Laminitis

The two most dangerous times for laminitis are in the spring and autumn, depending on where you live. Cooler climates and high altitudes can increase the potential for laminitis as the day and night temperatures fluctuate, along with the amount of sunlight and daylight hours. For example, if you live in the […]

Sub clinical laminitis hoof rings.

Laminitis Rescue Minerals

Our New Laminitis Rescue Mineral Mix could be the answer 6

Developed by Carol Layton from Balanced Equine, the Laminitis Rescue mix came about after horse owners requested a mix which offers the nutrients that benefit horses who are either laminitic prone or diagnosed as insulin resistant (IR), also known as Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS) or chronic laminitis. What is Insulin […]


Health News

Keys to Preventing Laminitis and Founder By Dawn Willoughby In most cases, owners can prevent the ravages of laminitis (inflammation of the laminae between hoof wall and coffin bone) and founder (pulling away of wall from coffin bone due to a broken laminae). During her six years as a professional […]


Barefoot News 1

Book Launch Founder Facts by Jen Clingly and Marg Richardson At the Functional Hoof Conference which is happening right now in Melbourne, Jen and Marg launched their newest booklet to help horse owners access easy to understand information on founder and laminitis. While there are lots of in-depth books, articles […]

An easy to ready guide available from the Natural Horse World Store.