The immune system: everything you need to know

The body’s immune system is what protects it from germs, viruses, and bacteria. The stronger the immune system, the less likely the horse will fall ill. It’s also responsible for recovery after physical exertion. Although the immune system is invisible, it plays an important role in the horse’s well-being. The immune system is constantly working […]

Tips on strengthening your horse’s immune system

Now that we’re almost in the grip of icy cold weather, it’s important that your horse has a strong immune system. Winter’s decreased vitamin D absorption, cold temperatures, and less fresh forage all have an impact on your horse’s natural defenses. A little extra help is needed to keep those natural defenses strong. We have […]

The research behind the product: Cavalor FiberForce

The most important ingredient in our products is this: sound knowledge. The use of ingredients with proven efficacy is an important pillar at Cavalor. This proven effectiveness has been researched in scientific studies. In this article, read all about the research behind Cavalor FiberForce. Insulin resistance and insulin dysregulation Sugar (and starch) are important components […]

Similar but different: Cavalor FiberForce & Cavalor FiberForce Gastro

Horses need fiber – it truly is the basis of a healthy stomach and intestinal function. A healthy gastrointestinal tract is the first step to a healthy horse. At Cavalor, you will find several high-fiber products, including two well-known ones: FiberForce and FiberForce Gastro. But what are the differences in these two products? The information […]

All About Gastric Ulcers

Gastric ulcers don’t just occur in top sport horses; leisure horses and even foals can get them too. Actually, we can say that 60-90% of horses suffer from gastric ulcers. But with good management, a lot can be done to prevent and, if necessary, treat them. In this article we discuss equine gastric ulcers. What […]

Protein quality and quantity

Protein makes up an important part of a horse’s diet. It is a nutrient as well as a building block for all living organisms.  Protein contains amino acids that the body needs for cell building and other metabolic processes. In the equine body, tissues are made up of cells. All these cells – for example […]

Regulating your horse’s energy

Working  horses is all about energy. The right amount of energy to jump  the course or perform the test. However, energy can also be a stumbling block. Your horse may be too lethargic, be too “fizzy” at the beginning of training, or not have enough energy to make it through to the end. All these […]

A horse that’s healthy from the inside

A horse that is fit, feels good and has energy is a healthy horse. Good health comes from within. How does the digestive system work and how does it affect your horse’s health? Read all about it in this article. The gut is an important indicator Whatever the discipline, a horse must be healthy in […]

6 ways to prevent equine digestive problems

A healthy horse starts with a healthy gut. We at Cavalor firmly believe this. Did you know that, with just a few simple things to keep in mind, you can prevent many intestinal problems like colic? Read about our 6 ways to prevent equine digestive problems here. 1. Horses like routine Establish a fixed daily […]