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Barastoc: Omega-3s Beneficial to Joint Health

Barastoc: Omega-3s Beneficial to Joint Health

Recently, some of the world’s most experienced arthritis researchers collaborated to better define the impact of a diet enriched in omega-3 fatty acids on joint disease.

Australasian Focus

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horse in show condition

Add Fat for Weight Gain, Coat Condition in Horses

Despite its scarcity in a horse’s natural diet of forage, fat has proven to be a useful additive in equine rations for two primary reasons: to bump up energy and to boost coat condition.

Nutrition

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horse in show condition

Add Fat for Weight Gain, Coat Condition in Horses

Despite its scarcity in a horse’s natural diet of forage, fat has proven to be a useful additive in equine rations for two primary reasons: to bump up energy and to boost coat condition.

KER Research

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oats and glycemic response

How Do Different Diets Affect Glycemic Response in Horses?

The purpose of this experiment was to determine glycemic response in horses fed six different feeds at three different levels of intake.

Health

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horse stall bedding

Bedding, Diet Impact Equine Asthma: What Can You Do?

Horses maintained primarily outdoors generally have healthier airways and a lower incidence of asthma than those kept predominantly in stables. When faced with stabling, what bedding best minimizes damage to respiratory tissues?

General Interest

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horse on trailer

Failure to Launch? Trailer-Loading Tips for Horse Owners

Have you ever trained for a competition only to be thwarted at the last minute by your horse’s refusal to load onto the trailer? According to a recent study, this occurs more often than you think.