Exploring the benefits of L-glutamine for horses

June, 2021 \ by Casie Bazay

When it comes to reading labels on horse feed and supplements, L-glutamine is an ingredient that performance horse owners may automatically skip over in favor of better known ingredients such...

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6 functional ingredients in performance horse nutrition

May, 2021 \ by Casie Bazay

Now that we’ve discussed the primary building blocks of the equine diet, which includes fats, carbohydrates, protein, vitamins, and minerals, it’s time to talk about some of those extra ingredients...

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When Horse Transport Goes Wrong

October, 2020 \ by Casie Bazay

There’s no doubt that hauling experiences can be stressful for a horse. In fact, studies show that horses undergoing transport are more likely to develop gastric ulcers as well as...

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Debunking the Mare Heat Cycle

July, 2020 \ by Casie Bazay Collaborator

As far as reproductive status goes, mares typically mature somewhere between 12 and 15 months of age. This is when their “heat” cycle begins, in which the mare ovulates and...

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How Do I Right the Ship?

April, 2020 \ by Amanda Bradbery, Ph.D. Collaborator

Key Takeaways You'll Get All horses need pre- and probiotics. Feed changes, antibiotics, travel, disease, analgesics, anesthesia—even stress—are unavoidable in the domesticated animal and can overload and capsize the boat...

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