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Horse Feeding Myths and Misconceptions

Horse Feeding Myths and Misconceptions

When it comes to feeding horses, there are a whole host of old wives tales that horsemen still follow today. Let’s review some of the most common horse feeding myths.

Nutrition

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pregnant horse

Feeding Mares in Late Gestation: Four Tactics for Success

Pregnant mares require special nutritional attention to ensure the maintenance of their own health and body condition along with the proper growth of the developing fetus.

KER Research

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sulfamethoxazole trimethoprim

Is Nutrient Digestibility Affected by Antibiotic Use in Horses?

This experiment was designed to test whether chronic administration of sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim (SMZ) affects digestibility in mature horses.

Health

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horse in pasture

Is Your Horse Getting Enough Vitamin D?

Several studies also show that vitamin D supports the immune system, especially when confronted with respiratory illnesses such as inflammatory airway disease and influenza. One recently published study in human subjects, however, questioned this theory.

General Interest

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Sleeping foal

Delivery Pending: A Checklist for Mare Owners

Is your broodmare ready for foaling, nursing, and rebreeding? If you’re unsure, consider this eight-point checklist.