Animal care and Horse care

The Velay Green Clay is an efficient alternative solution for animal care. Furthermore, as a natural ingredient, it’s not considered as a doping product by the International Federation for Equestrian Sports (FEI).

As you know, animals instinctively eat clays for the trace minerals intakes. Clay also has high properties.

External use as poultice, has multiple benefits :

  • 100% natural, non-fibrous clay (no danger for horses’ health)
  • Acts as a members’ decongesting thanks to its high purity
  • Enhances healing and tissues’ formation (tissue strengthening), provides cooling relief for inflammations.
  • Increases cells’ regenerating
  • Soothes and reduces edema (swelling reduction)
  • Protect against mud fever.

The Velay Green Clay can be used for ulcers, skin infections, rashes, burns, wounds, tendon injuries, inflammation, arthritis, bruises, abscesses, muscular aches and pains…

Wound healing on an injured mare by using a Velay green clay poultice, without additional medicinal treatments:

Pictures : Sylvie Moser – Secourisme Equin – Canada

Internal usages as a food supplement:

  • Technological additive, 100% natural, quartz free, authorized by the European regulations and FCA certified (Feed Chain Alliance) for animal feed.
  • Absorbs mycotoxins (aflatoxin b1) in the gastro-intestinal area by preventing the uptake in the blood and the propagation to the organs.
  • Promotes the gastric mucous membranes’ healing and limits ulcer recurrence.

60ml syringe of Velay green clay : effective supplement in case of equines’ gastric ulcers  (Equ’institut clinical study 2023)

Argile du Velay can either provide the clay in bulk or support your own animal care products development.

Finished products such as ready for use poultice, shampoo, syringe, clay toothpaste are also available and can be developed at  your own brand!



The Velay Green Clay is an efficient 100% natural alternative for animal care.