Dried and chopped nettle (Urtica dioica).
Nettle is rich in natural vitamins and minerals. Nettle is well suited for joints and tendons and is used for the treatment of mentioned disabilities, together with rosehips. Nettle is suitable for horses especially during spring as a vitamin supplement. Nettle is helpful in disorders such as anemia, peripheral vascular disease, as well as blood circulation disorders, arthritis, and osteoarthritis. Nettle increases urine output, lowers blood pressure and blood sugar, promotes gastrointestinal motility, and also facilitates the animal during allergic reactions.
The dosage should be between 0.5 to 3 tablespoons / day / horses, 1 teaspoon to 1 tablespoon / day / dogs. It is recommended to start with a small dose to avoid hypersensitivity reactions.