Immunity

in Health Conditions

Immunity

Symptoms:

  • Feed intolerances/allergies
  • Inhalant Allergies – Refer to Respiratory Page
  • Chronic infections – bacterial, viral or yeast. Refer to Infections Page
  • Eye, Ear and Nose – discharge, irritation and inflammation
  • Skin conditions – Refer to Skin Page
  • Poor wound healing
  • Poor resistance to disease
  • Fatigue
  • Vaccine reactions

Causes:

Treatment

Diet & Nutrition:

  • Eliminate high sugar/starch feeds
  • Eliminate commercial feeds containing multiple ingredients/additives

Recommended Remedies – dosage as per labels:

  • Equi-Boost – Herbal blend for all immune conditions, liver detoxifier, immune booster, strengthens lymph system, provides nutrition, supports colon, respiratory and skin; anti-viral
  • Happy Horse – plant based blend of highly absorbable nutrients: over 60 trace minerals, vitamins and anti-oxidants; supports immunity, skin and hair coat
  • Vitamin C– Boosts immunity, strengthens liver, chronic infections, kidney problems
  • Selenium – Increases immunity, detoxifies chemical and toxins
  • Circu+Plus – Anti-oxidant, circulation, builds immunity

Special Notes:

  1. Keep vaccines to an absolute minimum – there is increasing evidence that over vaccinating significantly impacts the immune system
  2. Manage stress levels. Provide your horse with freedom to move and play as well as an emotionally stable environment.