Archive for October, 2008
Talk to any equine vet around today, and one thing they might tell you is that insulin resistance is on the rise. This disorder is occurring in much higher number today than it ever has been. Insulin resistance is a major risk factor for laminitis, [...]Read More..>>
by Shari Zachrich of Mars Horsecare US
Our first discussion on the feed tag encouraged you to evaluate your horse against the description of the feed and pointed out important information on the guaranteed analysis. In the edition, we move on to the rest of the tag which, by AAFCO regulations, should immediately begin with [...] Read More..>>
by Beth Stelzleni of Mars Horscare US, Inc.
For many years, corn has had a bad reputation in the horse industry, and many horse owners today refuse to feed corn because they believe it is bad for their horses. But is corn really a grain that needs to be avoided in horse feeds? In order to [...]Read More..>>