Nutritional Advice & Our Team
Customers all around Australia can access the FREE ration analysis service provided by our team of experienced Kohnke’s Own Nutritional Advisors.  Whether you have a simple question about using one of our products or would like a full diet review for your horse, we are here to help! We use the online FeedXL program to show an unbiased view of your horse’s diet and how each component is working to meet their nutritional needs.  Our team of Nutritional Advisors have many years of experience in balancing rations to improve the health and performance of all types of horses. Get in contact with us today by email to or Facebook message to the Kohnke’s Own page.
Our team - Dr. John

Dr John Kohnke BVSc RDA

Dr. John Kohnke is considered an authority on horse health and nutrition, with multiple books written and 1000’s of seminars given around Australia and the world.  Dr. John is available for special consultation only, although he works with each of our Nutritional Advisors daily to provide the best information and advice for all horse owners. “Helping horses and their owners has been my lifelong commitment for over 40 years as an equine veterinarian.  My years of scientific research, consultation and practical experience of horse health and nutrition has been the basis of Kohnke’s Own range of supplements and health care products.  I honestly believe that all horses deserve the best:  our ingredients, manufacturing and formulations are second to none; we are the world leader in nutritional supplements for all types of horses.
Our team - Dr. Philippa

Dr. Philippa Kohnke BSc (Molecular Biotechnology) PhD

As Dr. John’s daughter, Dr. Philippa Kohnke combines an interest in horse health and nutrition with her background as a doctorate in Biochemistry.  Dr. Philippa manages the Kohnke’s Own Research and Development projects, working closely with Dr. John to design exciting new products and also update existing formulations. “Scientific research into equine health and nutrition is fascinating and I am truly passionate about helping these intelligent animals feel better and perform to their highest ability.  As part of my family’s company, I am focussed on continuing our high standards of real field research, ingredient quality and brand integrity; delivering reliable results to all horses through Kohnke’s Own supplements and health care products.”
Our team - Karen

Karen Sternbeck BEquineSc

Kohnke’s Own Nutritional Advisor and Research Officer “Horses have always been my passion.  I have a special interest in horse nutrition and understand how important it is to every aspect of the horse, including general health and wellbeing, performance and even behaviour.  I am focussed on assisting horse owners to ensure optimum health and performance for their horses.  I am honoured to work as part of the Kohnke’s Own team and appreciate the quality and results provided by our exceptional range of supplements.”
Our team - Sian

Sian Raines

Kohnke’s Own Nutritional Advisor “As a horse owner and lover myself, I am passionate about providing the best possible care and nutrition to my equine companions. For over 10 years now I have worked for Kohnke’s Own and exclusively used the Kohnke’s Own range of supplements on my dressage horses as well as our pleasure and pony club horses with amazing results. I am dedicated to helping other horse owners work through problems and achieve peak wellbeing for their horses.”
Kohnkes Own Staff Georgia

Georgia Grech BSc (Zoology)

Kohnke’s Own Nutritional Advisor, Marketing and Social Media “I am passionate about helping horse owners achieve the best from their horses, especially when performance is paramount.  As part of the Kohnke’s Own team, I regularly see how correctly balanced nutrition can greatly improve the health, happiness and performance of all types of horses, from paddock ponies to elite equine athletes.  I enjoy sharing my own experiences in using Kohnke’s Own supplements for my Eventers and assisting horse owners to understand how the extensive Kohnke’s Own range can benefit their horses too.”
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