In this podcast, Peter and Bryan discuss the care and nutrition of younger horses. In particular:
- What elements influence bone quality and growth.
- What is a healthy feeding strategy for all stages of a young horse’s life?
- Why too much starch can cause problems with a younger horse’s structural and metabolic development?
- Finally, they discuss a recent study on the effects of a fibre ration vs grain ration diet on the development of thoroughbred foals.
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Moore-Colyer M, Tuthill P, Bannister I, Daniels S, Growth rates of Thoroughbred foals and in vitro gut health parameters when fed a cereal or an all fibre creep feed., Journal of Equine Veterinary Science (2020), doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jevs.2020.103191.
Episode 37 | SIGNS OF NUTRIENT DEFICIENCIES IN HORSES – How shortfalls can affect health and performance
In this podcast, Peter and Bryan discuss all about nutrient deficiencies in horse diets and the impact on health and performance. Including: The signs and
In this podcast, Peter and Bryan discuss a strategy to help simplify your horse’s diet. In particular: How to limit the need for feeding multiple
In this podcast, Peter and Bryan discuss ways you can lower the risk of a horse developing into a Windsucker or Cribber. Including: What is