Why you should routinely test your horse for worms and never just reach for the wormer!

So you want to be the best owner your pony could possibly have, right?  And that means making sure your horse is as healthy and happy as possible.   So why should you test your horse for worms? Routine worming used to be part of the basic care of horses, at certain seasons you would just give your horse a specific wormer, but this is not the recommended advice anymore. A major worm burden can be life-threatening to your horse.  The damage […]

Get to know Clare, the founder of EFECS

Having worked as a qualified SQP (Animal Health advisor) for Equines and companion animals for over 10 years, I found that friends were coming to me more and more for advice regarding worming and more specifically the use of worm counts – the when, why and how-to questions being asked all the time. As a lifelong horse owner, rider & competitor with a passion and background in working with horses, then as a sales representative for an Equine Supplement company […]