Fibre-Beet and Cooked Linseed

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Why feeding Fibre-Beet and Cooked Linseed together works so well... Overwintering a horse is a relatively flexible task, as environmental conditions can play an important role. As daylight hours are short, and temperature drops there…

Iron and its Impact in the Horse

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Here we take a look at iron and its impact in the horse. An earlier article attempted to explain the bioavailability of iron and why this was an important issue in the nutrition of horses.…

The Benefits of Feeding Cooked Linseed

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By Dr Tom Shurlock, Consultant Nutritionist.  Linseed oil has long been a popular supplement for equines. The rapid improvement in shine indicates, to the owner, better skin and coat condition. However, the benefit of the oil goes beyond this. Linseed oil provides…

Nutrition for Dressage Horses

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In comparison to the other major disciplines, nutrition for dressage horses requires just the right amount of energy to execute intricate manoeuvres whilst staying relaxed, keeping the rhythm and being supple. Too much energy can…