The Horse Nutrition Handbook

The Horse Nutrition Handbook

Book - 2010
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Workman Press.

Good nutrition is essential for a strong and healthy horse. Here are in-depth explorations on the benefits of additives and herbal supplements inform Worth&;s dietary approach toward treating common health problems that include colic, cribbing, Cushing disease, ulcers, tying-up syndrome, and more. Providing your horse with a healthy, well-balanced diet will keep him looking and feeling his best for years to come.


Author Melyni Worth covers every facet of equine feeding, with helpful advice for horses of all breeds, ages, and weights.


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Worth, who teaches equine nutrition and physiology, and breeds, trains, and rides horses, offers a guide to horse nutrition for owners that covers the basics of equine digestion, nutrients, what to feed and why, designing a balanced feeding program, life-stage requirements, feed storage and feeding tips, pasture management, and diets for common disorders. The book is an updated edition of Storey's Guide to Feeding Horses, with information on low-glycemic feeds to help horses avoid conditions like tying-up syndrome, grass founder, metabolic bone disease, and others. Annotation ©2010 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Blackwell Publishing

Good nutrition is essential for a strong and healthy horse. Here are in-depth explorations on the benefits of additives and herbal supplements inform Worth’s dietary approach toward treating common health problems that include colic, cribbing, Cushing disease, ulcers, tying-up syndrome, and more. Providing your horse with a healthy, well-balanced diet will keep him looking and feeling his best for years to come.



Publisher: North Adams, Mass. : Storey Pub., c2010
Edition: New ed
ISBN: 9781603425414
Branch Call Number: 636.0852 WOR
Characteristics: vii, 247 p. :,ill., map ;,23 cm.

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