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Managing Stress in the Horse and Dog with Ashwaghanda

Stress. It impacts every dog and horse, leading to anxiety, behavioral problems, and many negative health implications. It affects them all on different levels and considering the health effects, the best option would be to just eliminate stress, but that is not always possible.  The impact of stress on health is obvious and well known, but often we neglect to realize the same impact in the average dog or horse.  Those effects are real, but the question comes as to what is the best way to manage them?  Let’s take a look at one promising option, which is the powerful adaptogen, Ashwaghanda. (more…)

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