Horse Health

Horse Health
The Basics of Equine Nutrition – The 6 Main Classes on Nutrient
There are 6 main classes of nutrients that horses need to perform at their optimal health. This article describes the importance of each class, digestive limitations, ideal grains and supplements as well as feeding guidelines that could be beneficial for the average horse.
https://esc.rutgers.edu/fact_sheet/the-basics-of-equine-nutrition/
https://esc.rutgers.edu/fact_sheet/the-basics-of-equine-nutrition/
The Basics of Equine Nutrition _ Equine Science Center.pdf
The Basics of Equine Nutrition _ Equine Science Center.pdf
Nutrition 101 - Key Ingredients for Your Horse's Nutrition Plan
Equine nutrition doesn't have to be a mystery. Fiber, protein and carbohydrates are key ingredients in a horse's diet and this article covers the basics on food sources, benefits and symptoms of the deficiency of such ingredients.
https://thehorse.com/13993/nutrition-101/
https://thehorse.com/13993/nutrition-101/
Nutrition 101 The Horse.pdf
Nutrition 101 The Horse.pdf
The Key to Unlocking Your Horse's Health
There isn't just one key... this article covers 9 important factors to maintain a healthy horse. The importance of basic forage, supplementation, the difference between digestibility versus bioavailability and information of ration balancing are just a few keys that are mentioned and described in this article.
https://aaep.org/horsehealth/nutrition-key-unlocking-your-horses-health
https://aaep.org/horsehealth/nutrition-key-unlocking-your-horses-health
Nutrition_ The Key to Unlocking Your Horses Health _ AAEP.pdf
Nutrition_ The Key to Unlocking Your Horses Health _ AAEP.pdf
Essential Oils for Horses?
We've all heard about them before but did you know they are beneficial for horses? This non toxic, eco-friendly tool can affect the body at a cellular level when applied topically, aromatically or internally. Specific essential oils promotes cellular regeneration and helps with the immune system. The Horse Hippie goes into detail on a few oils that can be useful when trying to calm a stressed out horse.
https://ecoequine.wordpress.com/2016/04/07/using-essentials-oils-with-your-horse/
https://ecoequine.wordpress.com/2016/04/07/using-essentials-oils-with-your-horse/
Using Essentials Oils With Your Horse _ EcoEquine.pdf
Using Essentials Oils With Your Horse _ EcoEquine.pdf
Equine Digestion: How Does It Work?
If you think a human digestive system is the same as a horse, think again. This article goes into detail about each organ involved in the digestive process, how and where vitamins and minerals are absorbed and the most ideal way for horses to receive the proper amount of nutrients for the body.
https://thehorse.com/126346/the-equine-digestive-system-a-food-factory/
https://thehorse.com/126346/the-equine-digestive-system-a-food-factory/
The Equine Digestive System_ A Food Factory The Horse.pdf
The Equine Digestive System_ A Food Factory The Horse.pdf
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