The Benefits Of Light For Stallions

The Horse: A Long-Day Breeder Horses are long-day seasonal breeders, with reproductive activity coinciding with the long days of spring and summer, while the non-breeding season is associated with the shorter days of autumn and winter. This circannua...

Equilume Light Mask helps problematic mare go in foal

In the fall of 2017, Philip Snelgrove from Ontario, Canada acquired a reining-bred quarter horse mare with an excellent pedigree that he hoped to use as a pleasure riding horse and broodmare. However, later diagnosis proved she would be problematic t...

Accelerate winter shedding with Equilume

Equilume Performance Lighting mimics a long summer’s day. The biologically effective light stimulates seasonal hormones, including prolactin that are regulated by the lengthening hours of daylight during spring.  These hormones are in part responsibl...

Optimize Sales Preparation

Equilume’s Performance Lighting products are designed to provide optimal daylength that will stimulate summer hormones and ensure horses have a slick summer coat in time for sales.  In addition to a great coat, the biologically effective blue light d...

Equilume at Arrowfield Stud

Equilume Light Masks are an integral component of the breeding management at one of Australia’s leading Thoroughbred nurseries, Arrowfield Stud in the Hunter Valley, NSW. General Manager Paul Messara tells us why they have proved to be such a useful...

New Pony Light Mask Size now available

Having successfully launched our new reusable Light Mask models in 2017, we are delighted to launch the Equilume Curragh- Pony Light Mask suitable for ponies under 13.2hh/138cms. The Equilume Curragh- Pony consists of a replaceable cup that provides...

Reduce costs with Equilume Performance Lighting

Equilume’s suite of products have been shown to reduce costs whether your horse is stabled, at pasture or travelling to competition. Equilume Light Mask Using the Light Mask means that your horse will receive the optimum light it needs for a slick sh...

Gabe Hutchins from Tamarack Ranch talks Equilume

Delighted to see Tamarack Ranch Reiners having so much success with Equilume. Gabe Hutchins tells us how they use the Light Mask for both breeding and coat maintenance.

The Science behind the Equilume Light Mask explained by Patrick McCue, DVM, PhD

The Science behind the Equilume Light Mask explained by Patrick McCue, DVM, PhD, Diplomate American College of Theriogenologists from Colorado State University Equine Reproduction Laboratory.

Lighting For Breeding and Performance

For seasonal breeders such as the horse, the lengthening days of spring have long been associated with increased fertility, enhanced performance, improved coat condition and better health and well-being. The duration of light exposure and the quality...