37 Herbs & Remedies for Fabulously Healthy Animals by Jackie Rive - HTML preview
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Poultices for horses were traditionally used to treat ailments before the days of modern medicine. Many home remedies were developed back in the old days when more mainstream methods of healing were not yet available. Interestingly, much of what we know now about modern medicines evolved from many of the home remedies of the early days. Regardless of the modernization of medicine, many people still choose to use herbal treatments to treat common ailments or injuries. These remedies work especially well for horses.
Here are a few of the common uses for poultices:
· Pain relief
· Reduce swelling
· Reduce inflammations
· Draw out infections
· Rid the body of toxins
· Remove poisons
· Speed up the healing process