Marijke van de Water, B.Sc., DHMS is an Equine Health & Nutrition Specialist, Homeopathic Practitioner, Medical Intuitive, Healer, Teacher and Author. She is a gifted and widely respected healer who has nearly two decades of experience in private practice. During that time she has restored the health of thousands of horses (and their people) through the use of nutrition, homeopathic medicine, medical intuition and energy healing. Marijke holds a B.Sc., in Clinical Nutrition and a Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine & Science. From her home, Riva's Ranch, in Armstrong, B.C. she works with horses all over North America. She formulates individual health programs to resolve a variety of equine health conditions with the use of supplements, herbs, homeopathic medicines, nutrition, and specific feeding programs. Her programs always consider the underlying causes of unwellness. Marijke is considered one of the foremost experts in equine natural medicine and therapeutic nutrition, and is known for her expertise in digestive disorders, immunity, metabolic syndrome, laminitis and behaviour. Her easy style, expert knowledge, and excellent communication skills have put her in high demand as a featured speaker and facilitator at seminars, conferences and equine expos. Marijke is the founder, formulator and CEO of Riva's Remedies, an Equine Herbal and Homeopathic product line distributed across North America and beyond. She is also the director of the Western Canadian College of Natural Healing for Horses (WCCNHH).