MILK THISTLE SEED BRUISED:
maintenance and support of the liver
effective anti-oxidant action
As an alternative, for horses consider our Equine DeTox Support and for dogs our Canine DeTox Support
Our whole Milk Thistle Seed for both horses and dogs can help support liver health and function. We only sell the Milk Thistle seed which is the part of the plant with the highest content of silymarin and supply it in a variety of " forms" - Whole seed, bruised seed, or tincture, making it suitable for use in horses, dogs and pets.
Milk Thistle is one of the most widely researched herb and it has been shown to help both support liver function, liver cell renewal and liver health. We offer whole Milk Thistle seed in a range of sizes from 500g to 5Kg to use whenever the liver requires support.
Milk Thistle seed (Silybum marianum)
How to use:
Horses: 15 to 20 grams daily
Add to feed on a daily basis, if possible splitting the required amount between two feeds
Allow up to one month for benefits to be seen
*please note: we do not include feeding instructions on the packaging or include a scoop in the bag or tub. This is due to the consistency of straight herbs eg roots are more dense than leaves or flowers, and they can be given to a variety of species. For further research on using straight herbs for animals there are some good books available including Hilary Self's "A Modern Horse Herbal".