Blog

/Blog
Blog2020-05-08T09:24:50-05:00

6 Science-Backed Benefits of Prebiotics in Horses

By |April 7th, 2021|Gut Health, Horse Health, Nutrition|

Prebiotics are types of fibre that are given to horses as a food source for the beneficial microbes in the hindgut. Prebiotics support fibre digestibility, gut health, and nutrient assimilation [...]

Free Fecal Water Syndrome in Horses [Potential Causes and Treatments]

By |April 7th, 2021|Conditions|

Have you noticed that your horse’s stall walls or bedding seem dirtier than normal? Are their tail and hind legs constantly stained? Do you find yourself frequently bathing them to [...]

Amino Acid Requirements for Horses: When to Feed More Protein?

By |March 29th, 2021|Horse Health, Nutrition|

Is your horse getting a balanced range of essential and non-essential amino acids from their feeding program? Your horse needs adequate amino acids in their diet to make proteins. Proteins [...]

4 Common Causes of Hindgut Ulcers in Horses [How to Treat & Prevent]

By |March 29th, 2021|Conditions, Horse Health|

Equine gastric ulcers are extremely common, especially in performance horses. But ulcers can also occur in the horse's hindgut and have negative consequences for digestive health. Hindgut ulcers are also [...]

Lysine, Methionine & Threonine for Horses: 7 Reasons to Supplement these Amino Acids

By |March 5th, 2021|Horse Health, Nutrition|

Lysine, methionine and threonine are known as rate-limiting amino acids that are required in the horse's diet because they cannot be made in the body. Of the 21 amino acids [...]

17 Science-Backed Benefits of Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Horses

By |September 20th, 2020|Horse Health|

Omega-3 fatty acids are polyunsaturated fats (PUFAs) that are essential in the horse's diet. Supplementing your horse's feeding program with omega-3 oil can support anti-inflammatory mechanisms in the body and [...]

6 Science-Backed Benefits of Probiotics for Horses

By |June 19th, 2020|Gut Health, Horse Health|

Probiotics are live microbes (bacteria, yeast, fungi and protozoa) that help horses maintain a healthy gut by protecting against "bad" microbes or pathogens. Maintaining a healthy microbiome promotes optimal digestive [...]

0
×
Select Your Region
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap