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Microbes to the Rescue: Probiotics and Digestive Aids

Deep within your horse’s gastrointestinal tract, there’s a whole civilization in miniature. Microorganisms, billions of them, have taken up residence in his cecum. But there’s no cause for alarm; these thousands of different species of bacteria, protozoa, yeasts, and fungi … 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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