The Millbry Hill Blog: Life in the Country

Global Herbs 02/06/2011

The Veterinary Based Herbal Service for Horses – Welcome to Global Herbs Ltd

Global Herb was founded in the 1990s by Stephen Ashdown, a vet who had been trained and employed in international livestock development and rural development planning in the developing world. Qualifying in 1984, Stephen had long been interested in the traditional use of plants to maintain health in animals and his first discussion about such issues started while working in practice in Southampton and the Hampshire countryside.  Here he discovered such practices as the use of ivy in cattle to expel the afterbirth more efficiently and the use of oak... Read More


Choose The Right Supplement For Your Horse!

When it comes to choosing a supplement for your horse it can be confusing particularly when you take a look at the wide range of formulas available. Here at Millbry Hill we endeavour to offer you choice.  However, below you will find some practical and valuable advice on how to make the most from your purchase, both for you and your horse…as we want to be sure your choice provides you with value for money and your horse with the best nutritional support for him… First of all identify exactly... Read More


A Simple Guide To Horse Feeds

Choosing what to feed your horse or pony can be a real headache. There are so many horse feeds on the market knowing which to choose and how to feed your horse seems to get harder but it needn’t be this way. There is plenty of help out there to guide you through the minefield of brands and products. To help you navigate through the many choices here is a quick guide to some key products and terms you may come across:

Welcome to The Millbry Hill Blog

Welcome to the first of many blog posts from the Millbry Hill team. As this is the first let me give you an idea of what to expect in the future and how the blog has come about. A Millbry Hill Blog has been on the cards for a while now and has finally landed! Moving forward we will try to post as often as possible on numerous subjects to give you a better insight into both Millbry Hill as a company and the products and services we stock and... Read More