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Horse calming supplements

Startle reactions, muscle tension, and stress not only lead to reduced sports performance in horses but is also a very unwelcome phenomenon for every rider.
Stress occurs when there is too much psychological tension and pressure, resulting in unpredictability and uncontrollability. Acute stress is a short-lived surge of energy that puts horses in a “state of flight”. Chronic stress, on the other hand, is long-lasting and has adverse effects on the body. The main symptoms that indicate stress in horses are: weight loss, stomach complications, weakened immune system, and flight behavior. When the natural needs of the horse cannot be met, there is a greater chance of stress. Horses need sufficient exercise, contact with congeners, and unlimited roughage. Sufficient magnesium in the ration is important for stress-sensitive horses. It ensures the proper functioning of various processes in the body and relaxes nerves and muscles