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White vinegar is great for after workout,cool-down bath,and liniment.
Cider vinegar is great for vitamin C. It helps stimulate appetite and balance the immune system. You want to use good quality cider vinegar.Not the caramel colored vinegar that is found in most supermarkets.
Horse refusing to take bute? Try applesauce bute lumps!
1/2 cup of applesauce
1-2 cups of quaker oats
3-4 tablespoons of sugar
1 tablespoon of molasses.
Mix the ingredients together and add enough oats to form a thick paste. The paste keeps for about 10 days in the fridge.When you are ready to medicate your horse,scoop out a spoonful,big enough to hide the bute pill.
Since bute pills do dissolve fairly quick don't add them until you are ready to give your horse the medication.
Mild Colic Elixir
4 cups of food grade mineral oil.
1 cup of cheap whine
Dash of ground cayenne pepper or ginger.
Mix it all thoroughly and administer orally to your horse with several doses from a large basting syringe.
Walk your horse for half and hour or so to prevent him from lying down and rolling.
If the horse fails to show any signs of improvement call your veterinarian IMMEDIATLEY!