Feeding Horses in Low Body Condition

Refeeding extremely thin horses can be challenging for even the most well-meaning caretakers. One refeeding schedule was proposed by university researchers and has been used for many years. Continue reading…


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Importance of Detraining Programs for Athletic Horses

Appropriate training to ensure a horse‚Äôs fitness requires much time and energy. But what do you do if your horse needs a break during training or competition? Continue reading…


Potassium Imbalance: Hyperkalemia in Horses

Along with other electrolytes such as sodium and calcium, potassium plays an important role in normal muscle contraction and relaxation. However, when potassium concentration in the bloodstream gets too high, a condition known as hyperkalemia, it can be life-threatening. Continue reading…

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Horse Weight Loss Requires Diet Changes, Exercise

Feeding Ponies: Don't Shortchange Nutrients

Buying Hay for Horses
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