Nutritional support in the form of antioxidant and digestive aid can help strengthen the immune system.
Research indicates that supplementing essential fatty acids in horses’ diets is useful and might be required.
When your mare is in foal, your main focus becomes her and the developing foal’s nutrition to support optimal health during gestation, lactation, and the first several months of the foal’s life. Improper nutrition during these key phases of development can have repercussions for the mare and foal for the rest of their lives.
Throughout a horse’s life, bone adapts and changes continually in relationship to its environment. Osteochondrosis (OCD) is the failure of the bone to develop strong cross-linkage of collagen fibers (which affects the cartilage) and is most commonly caused by poor nutrition, mechanical trauma, and rapid growth, with nutrition being the most important. Lesions caused by OCD can result in serious
Phytonutrients are a class of compounds showing value in controlling inflammation and its negative effects.
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