Many horse owners feed a garlic supplement for its insect repelling qualities.
The sweat produced by a horse fed on garlic gives out an odour that keeps flies, ticks and midges away, making it a natural fly repellent.
Garlic is one of the most effective natural healing substances in the world.
Benefits of feeding your horse garlic:
Helps to increase a horse’s appetite.
Boosts the antibiotic effect of drugs.
Acts as a fly repellent – keeping midges, gnats, flies and mosquitoes away.
Reduces blood pressure.
Purifies the blood.
It is a natural source of MSM, commonly used to treat joint problems and allergies.