HORSES will be horses so, let's face it, at some point you may be unlucky enough to have a horse that has to be on box-rest.
The overall condition of a horse's feet is governed by many factors including farriery, nutrition and genetics.
One of the most popular questions that I am asked as a nutritionist is:
Protein is one of six important nutrients that horses require to live, reproduce and work.
With the appearance of some milder weather it is now not hard to imagine that spring is just around the corner and breeding season will soon be upon us.
Unfortunately for the poor horse gastric ulcers are prevalent in the horse population.
What a great summer it has been.
Water is the single most important nutrient for all mammals.
If you glance around the horsey press and look closely at all the adverts you will undoubtedly see magnesium mentioned on numerous occasions.