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Does My Horse Need Vitamin D in the Winter?

Find out if you need to provide a Vitamin D supplement for your horse during the winter months. ...

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Gluten Sensitivity

Can horses have a sensitivity to gluten?...

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Preventing Diet-Induced Laminitis

Equine nutritionist Shannon Pratt-Phillips, PhD., discusses the relationship between diet and laminitis. ...

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Foal Weight: Is Thinner Better?

Average daily weight gain for a foal in the first 2-3 months can be as much as 1.4 kg (3 lbs) per day!...

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Understanding Vitamins

Learn which vitamins are required in your horse's diet, which are not, and how to ensure he gets the right amount. ...

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Feeding to Calm the “Hot” Horse

A hot-natured horse can be a handful. ...

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Ask Us – Horses Eating Straw

Equine nutritionist, Shannon Pratt-Phillips, Ph.D., discusses why horses sometimes eat straw....

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12 Feeding Myths

Find out which feeding beliefs have a grain of truth to them and which are myths....

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Understanding Fatty Acids

Shannon Pratt-Phillips, PhD, explains the science of fats and their role in the equine diet....

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Behaviour-Altering Feed Supplements

Get advice on feeding calming supplements from equine nutritionist Shannon Pratt-Phillips, Ph.D....

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