Epsom Salts (1kg)
Epsom Salts are useful in several ways in the horse stable.
Given its saline properties, its ability to be absorbed into the skin and its laxative properties it serves many purposes. It is also found to be a calming agent as a lack of magnesium in the diet is believed to cause ‘nervousness’
Staysound Epsom Salts can be used to ease joint pain in a horse. Soak its legs in a bucket of warm water (containing one cup of Staysound Epsom Salts). Older, arthritic horses will benefit from a 25-minute leg soak.
Epsom Salts Scrub for Dandruff
Mix a few handfuls of Staysound Epsom Salts with a small amount of water and gently massage your horse in circular motions, then rinse off.
Add 4 tablespoons of Staysound Epsom Salts to three cups of warm water. Wet a cloth and hold it over the affected area.
Epsom Salts are also commonly used as a laxative for horses.