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EQUUS 'Farm Calls' episode 25: Equine muscle disorders
There are many different muscle disorders in horses, including various forms of tying-up.
Thoroughbreds on a horse farm in Kentucky
11 vitamins and minerals all horses need
The vitamins and minerals your horse needs are are readily available from good quality forage and, to a lesser extent, grains.
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Is your horse getting enough vitamin E?
Vitamin E is an essential nutrient that helps keep a horse’s muscles, nerves and all his internal workings functioning smoothly. If your horse is showing signs of deteriorating performance, muscle atrophy,...
Vitamin E: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt Your Horse
When shopping for equine supplements, don’t forget about good ol’ Vitamin E! The darling of nutritionists and the cosmetic industry, this plant-derived vitamin is essential for the working equine, as well. As...
4 equine diseases linked to vitamin E deficiency
Lack of vitamin E puts horses at risk of several neuromuscular disorders. Here are the most common ones.
Synthetic vs. Natural: Which type of Vitamin E is better for horses?
When choosing between these two forms of vitamin E for your horse, consider the costs, availability and how each is absorbed by the horse’s body.