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Does Feeding Affect Behavior?

Next time you visit your local feed and tack store, peruse the horse supplement section. Chances are you will find at least one that claims to have a “calming” effect on horses. Whether or not these supplements live up to … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Equine Microflora and Probiotics

One of the many ways of categorizing animals is based on their diet and digestive physiology. Carnivores eat meat, frugivores eat fruit, omnivores eat a variety of foods from both animal and plant sources, and so on. Horses are categorized … Continue reading

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Horse Health Care in the Winter

Keeping your horse warm, healthy, and happy during the winter can be challenging, especially if you live in a climate with extreme cold weather. While temperatures don’t drop too far here in Texas, I have many clients in northern states … Continue reading

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