Nutrition and Feeding Management for Horse Owners

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Good nutrition and a good feeding program are keys to having a happy, healthy horse. Nutrition and Feeding Management for Horse Owners examines horse nutrition and nutritional content of feeds so that good horse feeding programs can be designed.

This manual covers:
    • the nutrient content of different feeds
    • feeding management for different classes of horses
    • basic digestive physiology
    • the horse's requirements for different nutrients
114 pages
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This information published to the web on May 27, 2008.
Last Reviewed/Revised on May 14, 2018.