There are various skin conditions that can affect your horse. These range from Rain Scald, Mud Fever, cuts and scratches, Sweet Itch and general flaky, itchy or sensitive skin. It is important to identify the skin condition to allow for appropriate treatment as soon as possible.
Skin diseases can be caused by either…
- Infectious agents – bacteria, fungi, parasites, viruses
- Allergies – to insect bites, dietary factors, drugs, environment
- Abnormal reactions – to sunlight, physical and chemical agents
- Hereditary factors or
- Neoplastic (cancerous) in origin
Gallop Medicated Shampoo is an all year round shampoo to help control and soothe skin problems, and is a must for mud fever. With the antibacterial and antifungal properties of Triclosan combined with the antiseptic properties of Chlorhexidene gluconate, it is an excellent skin cleanser and wound rinse.
The soothing and conditioning values of panthenol, aloe vera, jojoba, rosemary, tea tree, origanum and pomegranate leave noticeably softer hair and a shiny coat and also help to lift stubborn scabs.
Gallop Medicated Shampoo is ideal for dry, scurfy, itchy, damaged or sensitive skin and can be applied directly to a wet coat or added to a bucket of water for a medicated rinse.
For more information, please visit the Carr and Day and Martin website.