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How much do we know about effects of training on bone health?

  We often refer to horses as having ‘good bone’ making reference to the structure of the horse and the size of the bone, but how much do we actually know about bones and the nutritional requirements and the effects of training on bone health. The role of BonesBones provide rigidity and support, encasing and […]

When Should You Feed Electrolytes And When Electrolyte Replacer?

What are electrolytes? Electrolytes are a collection of mineral salts found in blood plasma, which are responsible for many functions in the horse’s body, including thirst and fluid balance. Sufficient levels should be provided in a natural diet but, if a horse is lacking in these vital mineral salts, it will try to seek them […]

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