A superfood often used for improving eyesight and blood vessels.
Full of vitamins & minerals.
Offer by hand for self-selection or add to feed.
Watch this Video on how to offer herbs to a horse for Self-Selection:
Self-Selection should ideally be done every day to see lasting results, or as often as possible.
For detailed information on self-selection courses and consults see www.catherineedwardsacademy.com
Feeding Guide: Offer by hand for self-selection
or Horses 15 – 45g per day
Bilberry is used for improving eyesight, including night vision. In fact, during World War II, British pilots in the Royal Air Force ate bilberry jam to improve their night vision
Humans: Bilberry is also used for eye conditions such as cataracts and disorders of the retina. There is some evidence that bilberry may help retinal disorders.
Some people use bilberry for conditions of the heart and blood vessels including hardening of the arteries (atherosclerosis), varicose veins, decreased blood flow in the veins, and chest pain.
Bilberry is also used for chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), hemorrhoids, diabetes, osteoarthritis, gout, skin infections, gastrointestinal (GI) disorders, kidney disease, and urinary tract infections (UTIs).
It is sometimes applied directly to the inside of the mouth for mild mouth and throat soreness.
Caution: Should not be offered if the animal is on high doses of blood thinning drugs
Our products make no medicinal claims, they are intended to support the body towards natural health.
Bilberries are extremely popular in herbal medicine, due to their versatility, multiple potential uses and safety. They also taste delicious! It should be noted that it is the fruit that is widely used in herbal medicine, the leaf has completely different properties, although the leaf and berries are often grazed on by horses, as Catherine’s ponies will agree!
Bilberry contains high levels of Vitamin A (needed to support vision) and Vitamin C (important for the immune system and cell repair).
Bilberry fruit powder for animals, horses and dogs is often selected to nutritionally support the following conditions;
Country of origin: Germany
Our Bilberry Powder is naturally dehydrated.
Our products make no medicinal claims, they’re intended to support the body towards natural health.
Caution: Should not be offered if the animal is on high doses of blood thinning drugs.
If offered for self-selection some horses may prefer it mixed with a bit of water.
Store in a cool, dark, dry place.