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Our Team

We employ some of the world's finest equine veterinarians, researchers, and nutritionists. With over 18 research papers on our products and staff with numerous professional degrees in equine and animal health, we're ready and able to offer recommendations for all your equine nutrition, management, and health questions. We're here to help with proven, professional advice

Dr David Marlin

Dr David Marlin BSc (Hons) PhD
Head Scientist, Equine Physiologist

Dr David Marlin is a graduate of Stirling University in Scotland. He trained with FBHS dressage rider and coach Judy Harvey before going on to obtain his PhD from Loughborough University after studying the responses of horses to exercise and training at the world-famous Animal Health Trust in Newmarket. 

He then worked as equine exercise physiologist for racehorse trainer Luca Cumani before returning to The Animal Health Trust as Head of Physiology.

Dr Marlin has worked with the FEI (Fédération Equestre Internationale) and IOC (International Olympic Committee) and as a consultant to the British Equestrian Teams since 1994 and has been a member of the World Class Performance Scientific Advisory Group.

Dr Marlin’s recent projects have included a review of the effects of temperature on horses during transport for the British Government, an investigation of welfare in Endurance racing for the FEI, development of testing methods for equine protective leg boots, scientific study of the training methods of Monty Roberts and epidemiological investigations into factors associated with elite equine performance.

He holds the academic position of Professor in Physiology at Oklahoma State University, is the author of over 200 scientific papers and book chapters and is the past Chair of the International Conference on Equine Exercise Physiology.


David Mitson
BSc (Hons) MSc
President & Founder

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Kirstie Pickles

Dr Kirstie Pickles 
BVMS MSc PhD PgCert(CounsSkills) CertEM(IntMed) DipECEIM MRCVS RCVS
European Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine 


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Dr Jacqueline Boyd




Vicky Mitson

Vicky Mitson 
BA (Hons) BHSAI 
Managing Director




Connie Science Supplements

Connie Dale 
BSc (Hons) A.Nutr 
Registered Associate Nutritionist



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