Monday, November 18, 2019
Steamed hay helps competition horses thrive

Steamed hay helps competition horses thrive

Margie Engle and Steve Engle, DVM, added steamed hay to their success story amid a growing concern for equine respiratory health – and the...
Nutrition for the performance horse

Nutrition for the performance horse

Proper nutrition is the foundation for a healthy horse who’s capable of training and performing to the best of his ability. You spend a lot...
Support your foal’s weaning process with the right diet

Support your foal’s weaning process with the right diet

Weaning a foal can be a stressful experience, but it doesn’t have to be. As your foal finds his independence, support his diet (and...
Is your broodmare getting the nutrition she needs?

Is your mare getting the nutrition she needs?

What the equine body needs and what we think it needs can be two different things. Fortunately, there’s a test that can help. The effects...
6 fruits and veggies you can share with your horse

6 fruits and veggies you can share with your horse

There are many fruits and vegetables you can safely share with your horse! In fact, they can even be beneficial. Offering the occasional fruit or...
Managing hidden sugars in your horse’s diet

Managing hidden sugars in your horse’s diet

Pasture grazing is often considered one of the most natural sources of nutrition for a horse. While this is largely true, both lush pastures...
Quality control: checking your horse’s hay and haylage

Checking your horse’s hay and haylage

Hay and haylage are a vital part of your horse’s diet, so it is important to provide optimal quality.  Learn how to evaluate your...
Introducing a grazing muzzle to your horse

Introducing a grazing muzzle to your horse

No one wants to admit their horses are getting a bit overweight. But the reality is that weight is one of the most important...
3 simple ways to slow down the fast eater

3 simple ways to slow down the fast eater

If your horse is a fast eater, you may think she’s greedy; but in fact, she may just be a little stressed out. Here’s...
Feeding the hard keeper

Feeding the hard keeper

If your horse is a hard keeper, he’ll likely require special attention during the winter months. These tips will help keep him healthy. Hard keepers...