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"Horses who mostly rely on hay as their predominant forage source require supplementation to fill in nutritional gaps especially during the colder seasons when pasture is not as nutritious or plentiful.”
"Do you feed your horse flaxseeds? You likely do. Good job!.”
"Adjustments in your feeding, watering and conditioning of horses during winter weather will help ensure that your horses stay healthy.”
"The primary matters that need to be addressed during cold winter weather for maximum horse health include insuring adequate caloric intake, proper hydration and attention to the horse's physical well-being.”
"To learn more about Polysaccharide storage myopathy, Michigan State University Extension recommends that horse owners join My Horse University for a FREE webinar on Tuesday, November 14th at 7 pm EDT.”
"PathTracker is a battery-operated device that uses a disposable, one-time-use computer chip to identify bacteria and viruses in fluid samples that are swabbed from horses' nostrils.”
"When a horse suffers from osteoarthritis, cartilage, bone and soft tissues in joints deteriorate causing pain, deformity, loss of motion and decreased function.”
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