Studies and Articles
The Airways and the Lungs
By the time a horse crosses the finish line
in a five-furlong race…..
Silver use for Equine Respiratory Disease
A major limiting factor in equine performance
is low grade respiratory tract infections….
Respiratory Health – By Heather Smith Thomas
Horses today don’t always have natural or ideal conditions; they may not be roaming over grasslands and breathing clean air. …
Respiratory Health – Managing the Racehorse’s Environment – By Heather Smith Thomas
If a horse can’t breathe optimally, he can’t run as fast or as far. Respiratory health is important for any racehorse, so preventing/minimizing respiratory disease is crucial …
Track Magazine Story
Take a Deep Breath:
How Respiratory Therapy with Chelated
Silver is Helping Horses Breathe Easier
Signs of Respiratory Trouble
Indicators of respiratory problems range
from being very subtle to extremely severe…
Aroma Therapy is not Respiratory Therapy
We seem to be getting more and more questions about using essential oils in a nebulizer. I wanted to get the information directly from two specialists as to the danger of this practice.
Managing the Racehorse’s Respiratory Environment
Bill Casner, a longtime horseman in Flower Mound Texas, has owned and trained racehorses for many years, starting his career on the track as a young person in 1963. For many years he was co-owner of WinStar Farms in Kentucky. …
Breath Silver win Gold
Oklahoma native Tonda Collins used her background in the healthcare industry and her knowledge of horses to develop a potentially lifesaving product for horses as well as many other species. …