Discusses the amounts and types of feed to give performance horses, especially as related to the horse's activities and conditioning program. Discussion includes fatigue and energy metabolism, nutrition, intensity of work, vitamins, minerals, grass, salt, alfalfa and timothy hay, water, electrolytes, feed management, health care as related to feeding, and metabolic problems. Supplemented with references, several tables, and detailed condition scoring charts.
Youth and Families
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