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Specialising in Equine
& Canine Therapeutics
& Nutraceuticals

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Specialising in Equine
& Canine Therapeutics
& Nutraceuticals

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NEWS

  • NEW to Vetpro! Vet Naturals Stains and Socks Horse Soap – Gently brightens white areas and cleans stains for a quick and easy result. Vet Naturals Dog Soap – Removes odours, cleans your dog’s coat naturally and safely.
  • Is your horse on a high carbohydrate and/or low fibre diet, or stressed by – travel – performance pressure – change of environment – or by illness? Find out more about supplementing Vitamin B1 Thiamine and NEW to Vetpro Equine Vitamin B1 – Thiamine.
  • Vetpro are proud to support sponsored rider Christine Cornege in her efforts to attend the final of the FEI World Challenge in Ecuador in September.
  • When your horse is thin there is more to think about than just increasing the feed. Read our article on ‘How to Create Weight Gain’.

FEATURED ARTICLE

Ulcers in Horses – What, Why, How

What and Why are Ulcers in the Horse An ulcer is a sore in the lining of the stomach wall. The horse’s stomach is divided into two areas: One third is the Oesophageal or Squamous part and is non glandular – so no secretions. Two thirds is the Glandular (lower) region and does secrete a mix of hydrochloric [...]

PRODUCT OF THE MONTH

B Vitamins are generally created in the gut of the horse by its own physiology, and under normal circumstances are not required to be supplemented. However this internal manufacture can be disrupted when the horse is on a high carbohydrate and/or low fibre diet, or stressed by – travel – performance pressure – change of environment – or by illness. Signs of low Thiamine can be distracted, spooky behaviour, edgy and difficult manner.

Read More on Vetpro Equine Vitamin B1 – Thiamine
 

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WHO IS VETPRO

Veterinary Professional Services Ltd – Vetpro – provides a comprehensive range of veterinarian developed, scientifically produced nutraceuticals and therapeutic products, manufactured in a MPI-NZFSA registered facility to GMP and ISO 9002 standards.

Vetpro markets its own brands of supplements & therapeutic products plus distributes Supporta bandages & first aid products, Equifix therapeutics, Robinson’s Animal healthcare, Arctic Blast cooling therapy and Lillidale horse care and 4Dogs ranges.

WHY CHOOSE US?

  • Small friendly and approachable

  • Support staff have personal frontline experience of equine sports

  • New Zealand focused, climate, pasture, conditions

  • Developmental capability for international conditions

  • Products formulated by Vets

  • Developed for specific needs, specialized