Does Night Turnout Disrupt a Horse's Sleep?
Q: This year, I’ve switched my mare to overnight turnout so she can get a break from the sun (and bugs). She’s in a stall with a fan during the heat of the day. She’s handled this new schedule well so far, but I am curious whether it could disrupt her normal sleeping pattern. Horses being prey animals, I’ve heard they don’t lay down unless they feel comfortable and unthreatened. Is it possible she will come to feel saf

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