When it comes to brushing your horse's mane and tail, there are a few important things to keep in mind. First, always start at the ends and work your way up towards the roots. This will help prevent tangles and snarls, which can be difficult to remove and can cause damage to the hair. Using a detangler spray can also be helpful in preventing tangles.

Another important thing to remember is to avoid over-combing. While it may be tempting to comb your horse's mane and tail every day, this can actually do more harm than good. Over-combing can lead to breakage and split ends, which can make the hair look frizzy and unhealthy. Instead, simply pick out any shavings, twigs, or tangles by hand.

Proper brushing techniques can also help promote hair growth. By starting at the ends and working your way up, you are less likely to break or damage the hair, which can slow down the growth process. Additionally, avoiding over-combing can help prevent breakage and split ends, which can also inhibit growth.

In conclusion, taking the time to brush your horse's mane and tail properly can go a long way in maintaining their health and beauty. Remember to start at the ends and work your way up, and avoid over-combing to promote growth. By following these simple tips, you can help keep your horse's hair looking and feeling its best.

Why ShowBarn Secret Soothing Horse Shampoo with Lavender?

Soothing properties
  • ShowBarn Secret Soothing Horse Shampoo with Lavender contains lavender oil, which has been shown to have soothing properties for both horses and humans. Lavender oil can help to calm the nervous system and promote relaxation, making it a great choice for horses that are prone to anxiety or stress.
Pleasant scent
  • Lavender has a naturally pleasant scent that can help to mask unpleasant odors and leave your horse smelling fresh and clean. The subtle lavender scent is not overpowering and is unlikely to irritate your horse's sensitive nose.
Gentle formula
  • This shampoo is specially formulated to be gentle on your horse's skin and coat, while still providing a thorough clean. It contains natural ingredients and is free from harsh chemicals that could irritate your horse's skin or damage their coat.
Easy to use
  • ShowBarn Secret Soothing Horse Shampoo with Lavender is easy to apply and rinse out, making bath time a breeze. Simply wet your horse's coat, apply the shampoo, and work it into a lather. Rinse thoroughly and enjoy the results of a clean and refreshed horse.