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Feeding your horse for immune system health

There are many ways to stimulate your horse’s immune system. It can be done with drugs or natural substances. But the success of either depends...

Insulin resistance – Part 1

Unfortunately insulin resistance, metabolic disorders and even laminitis are far too common in today’s horses. Most horse people have heard these terms but what...

Feeding horses with PSSM

Learn why low carbohydrate and low glycemic index feedstuffs, combined with frequent small meals is the best feeding program for horses with PSSM. Polysaccharide Storage...

Vol. 8 – Issue 5

10 DENTAL NEEDS – A CRASH COURSE Horses in the wild may never need their teeth floated, but yours does. Here’s why! 16 LOOSEN UP...

How to Supplement

Due to the lack of nutrition in whole grains, and the lack of consistency in pelleted feeds, you will most likely need to supplement...

Balanced Feeding

One of the most important things to remember in feeding your horse is that each one is an individual. Just because one horse needs...

3 steps to a healthy senior horse

Promote health and longevity in your senior horse with these simple steps. Although a little slower now, your senior horse can still enjoy an excellent...

Checking Your Horse’s Manure

Horses are individuals in many ways and stools are no exception. Certainly, the size of the horse influences the size of the manure balls,...

Understanding Equine Stress

People often think of stress as a human condition; the product of our harried lives. But in reality, stress, which contributes to both emotional...

Good Fats are Essential

Diana, a patient of mine, was amazed when I recommended she add flax meal to her horse's diet. I explained that flax meal contains...