You read lots of research and spend lots of dough on the latest and greatest for your horse. ‘You are what you eat’ is true for your horse also. But the balanced equine diet doesn’t have to be a grand mystery. How do you know what supplements your horse needs? Here’s a step-by-step guide.
Resist the urge to add all of the supplements.
Resist the urge to buy supplements based on price.
Resist the urge to say to yourself, “He seems okay, so he doesn’t need anything more.”
Don’t resist the urge to call someone who knows, like the equine nutritionist. These wickedly smart people with PhDs have spent years perfecting the art and science of the equine diet.