Tag: feed

24 Jul 2020
horse grazing in green fields

Changing My Horse’s Diet

There may be a number of reasons for wanting to change your horse’s feed. Maybe he’s getting older and require a more senior diet. Perhaps you’ve learned more about organic living and want to try something new for your best friend too. Maybe you’re not happy with the results you’re seeing from your current feed. […]

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10 Jul 2020
young foal

When Stress Interferes with Feeding the Young Ones

Few things are quite as special as seeing your mare safely deliver her precious cargo after lovingly taking care of them both for 11 months. No wonder then that your foal’s first wonky steps are watched with great anticipation, and that every blow, sneeze or snort brings out the mother instinct in you. Before you […]

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06 Sep 2019

Botulism in Horses

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Britt Stubble-field, share her experience with this debilitating disease and what to be on the lookout for: “When winter settles in and there’s a round bale in sight, you are likely to see horses gathered around it, intent on filling their bellies. But trouble can lurk within. Earlier in the year, […]

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29 Mar 2019

Elite Equine and Feeding Challenges in Aging Horses

FEEDING CHALLENGES IN AGING HORSES Liz Owens, equine nutrition expert, discusses the challenges and possible solutions in feeding your aging horse: “Like humans, horses are remaining sounder and more active later in life due to a variety of factors. However, horses do age differently to humans. By comparison with us, they have quite abbreviated childhoods, […]

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