Supplementing Horses Wisely

Assess your horse’s overall diet, nutrient needs, health status, and workload before supplementing him.

Horse owners are passionate about their animal’s diets–sometimes too passionate–and this feed-focused love can be wasteful at best and detrimental to their charges’ health at worst. Over the past couple of years, researchers have published several studies proving that many owners overfeed and oversupplement their horses. For example, a group of researchers from Virginia Tech recent

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