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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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Where, When and Why Cold Should be Used on Horses!

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The Benefits of Cold Application on Horses The main purpose of cold therapies is to constrict the capillaries and reduce blood flow to the area. This is known as vasoconstriction. This can help to: - Reduce haemorrhage (blood loss,…

Getting Ready for Pony Club Camp with RB Equestrian

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We took Flo and Phoebe with Flo's pony Pru to RB last week (yes we actually took a pony into a shop, call us crazy) to help them get prepared for Pony Camp! Have a look to see what they got up to... and the mess they made!   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lY_cq5iCHp8 Get…

WIN a Full Set of Impact Sports Boots

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  This competition is now closed. Congratulations to Danielle Jones - our lucky winner chosen at random!   Are you interested in hearing more about our competitions, news and advice? If so, please sign up to our e-newsletter…

Kissing Spine – Diagnosis to Recovery with Clara and Chili

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Kissing Spine seems to be all too common today with so many horses diagnosed. We caught up with Clara Kavanagh about her horse Chili, who is currently in rehabilitation following 'the ligament snip', as she explains his symptoms & diagnosis,…

Head shaking – here’s a little hope!

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It may seem like you have tried everything you can to help your horse who shakes their head, but nothing seems to be helping? Here's a story to keep you going and encourage you not to give up! Take a read about Kyle and Vin's journey. Kyles…

How One Horse Changed the Lives of Thousands of Horses – Timmy’s Story

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Margaret Donnelly, Timmy's owner and founder of Equilibrium Products talks about what it's like having a horse that frantically tosses their head, how she solved the problem and how helping her horse, she actually managed to help so…

Easter Hunt – Find Rumpel!

Join us in our Easter Hunt to find Rumpel! For your chance to win a hamper of Easter Treats for your horse, find Rumpel on our website and send a photo of him hiding to [email protected] The first person to contact us…

Meet our new mascot, Rumpel!

Being horse lovers ourselves with a core aim to make a difference to horses' lives, we are strong supporters of Redwings Horse Sanctuary who certainly do make a real difference! They are the largest horse sanctuary in the UK, who have been…

William Fox Pitt demo – 50 Not Out!

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A great evening full of great advice, fabulous horses and of course some great humor between Alice and William! The evening began with seeing William work his horses on the flat. We met Baxter, a lovely bay Thoroughbred, as well as…

Are Your Boots Safety Tested? Here’s why they should be!

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0toFh6d5KaU&t=26s Should horse boots be considered as safety equipment? You must have heard of the phrase ‘no hoof, no horse’? Well, this could ring true for a number of other things too, such as their…

Catching up with Samantha Osborne

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This week we caught up with our 2013 Rising Star winner/Brand Ambassador to see what she's been up to recently! Look out for her next blog on 'Retraining Ex-Racehorses for the Show Ring'. 2018 ended on a huge high as Stilo Blue Native was made…