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As passionate horse owners our aim is to deliver hard working products that really make a difference to horses’ lives.

The Equilibrium blog provides news and information on equestrian lifestyle, offers advice and insight on equine therapy, nutrition and wellbeing along with useful resources and invaluable tips.


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Heat and Massage for Horse Riders

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We take a look into the benefits of massage for horse riders, used alongside heat, to target the four main areas horse riders tend to commonly suffer with Hannah Donnelly, Chartered Physiotherapist BSc (Hons). The benefits of massage for horse…
Stellar Field Safe Headcollar

How Safe is Your Horse Headcollar?

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Headcollars are one of the most commonly used pieces of horse equipment. In fact, 88% of owners use a horse headcollar every day*. As riders, we have safety equipment to protect ourselves, such as boots, hats and body protectors. This is obviously…

Horse Fly Masks – Choose the best fly mask for your horse.

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Choosing the best fly masks for horses depending on their type... There are so many horse fly masks on the market. We know that choosing one is not a 'one type fits all situation'. Just like when you’re trying on shoes or clothes, certain…
Stabling Horses in Winter

Stabling Horses in Winter

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Caring for horses in winter can be tough, whether you're stabling your horses or turning them out... or just want to ride! We’ve put together a few tips on how to look after your stabled horse in winter, which brings about a few challenges. The…
Stellar Field Safe Headcollar

Winter Turnout and Grazing for Horses, including horses living out 24/7.

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Caring for horses in winter can be tough! We’ve put together a few tips on how to look after your horses living out 24/7 or those who are just turned out for a period of time. Turning your horse out in the snow. Some horse owners may decide…

Riding Horses in Winter and the Snow

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Riding horses in winter to provide exercise is a vital part of their care. We take a look at a few tips on how to keep your horse happy during winter riding. Riding horses in winter – the warm-up. More important than ever, is your horses’…

Here’s to The Future! New Years Goals for 2021

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2021 is just around the corner so now is the time to come up with new intentions, set new goals and look towards the year ahead... Written by Frances Dixon In the Saddle For most riders, the biggest goal of all is to be the best rider…

Christmas Deliveries 2020

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It's that time of year again! We've put together some dates to note to make sure you get your order in time if you're wanting to wrap it up and put it underneath the Christmas tree (or  your horses stable!)*. Order Dates: Outside…

Horse Owner’s Christmas Gift Guide 2020

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The Christmas Edit from Equilibrium Products by Frances Dixon. Christmas is NOT cancelled! Whether you think this year has gone fast or slow, Christmas is coming round quickly. Maybe you’re looking to buy for someone special, or simply…

Win a Set of Impact Sports Boots!

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The Winner has been selected at random and contacted via email. Please double check your spam inbox - the winner has not yet responded so it could be you!   Find out more about the Tri-Zone Impact Sports Boots here.

Hot Weather Essentials

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It’s not very often we get a heatwave – so it’s quite likely that our horses will struggle to cope with it, as we might be too! Here’s some tips on keeping your horses cool and healthy throughout the warmer days: In or Out? Depending…

A Product to Help you Monitor your Horses Wellbeing

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Although we might not be able to physically be with our horses all the time, technology allows us to be able to monitor them, so if we need to be there, we can! We'd like to introduce you to Trackener, who are a UK based company, pioneering…

Raising Money for Redwings Horse Sanctuary

We know it's a bit too early to be talking about Christmas... But in 2019, you might remember we brought out Crunchits Advent Calendars and Crackers, of which all net proceeds were going to be donated to Redwings Horse Sanctuary. We…

Why Massage sends horses to sleep

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One of the well known benefits of massage is that it can reduce stress. During a massage endorphins are released by the pituitary gland, these are the body's natural feel good hormones. The release of endorphins suppresses stress hormones,…

Electrolytes and Gastric Ulcers

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Salt, electrolytes and gastric ulcers The use of electrolytes in relation to gastric ulcers has been mooted since a study in endurance horses showed those receiving a concentrated electrolyte paste once per hour for eight hours showed higher…