Herbs for Horses

Cleavers – It Sticks To Everything

Cleavers – It Sticks To Everything

Today, I saw the beginnings of a terrific Oregon backyard herb.  It is cleavers.  Spelled clivers, in reference books from the UK.  Here is a photo of cleavers very early in spring.   I give a heartfelt compliment here, to Mary Ann Simonds, of Vancouver, Washington … Continue reading

Comfrey – A Favorite and Reliable Herb

Comfrey – A Favorite and Reliable Herb

Comfrey is one of the handiest herbs for injury.  If the text recommends a compress,  here’s what I do.  Get a small hand towel or rag wet, then ring it out.  Heat the towel alone in the microwave 1-2 minutes, take care removing – it will … Continue reading