Feeding Your Horse

Clients frequently ask our veterinarians about their horse’s nutrition, especially if they are dealing with an under weight or over weight horse.  Knowing the type of feed you are giving, how much you are feeding, and how frequently you are feeding is important when developing an appropriate feeding protocol.   Types of Feed Forages: These […]

Which hay is best for my horse?

Choosing the Best Hay for Your Horse High-quality hay can be an important source of essential nutrients in your horse’s diet. A horse’s protein and energy requirements depend on age, stage of development, metabolism and workload. A mature horse will eat 2 to 2.5% of its body weight a day, and for optimum health, nutritionists […]