It’s nearly impossible to force a horse to eat if he doesn’t want to, but there are some things that can be done to help stimulate the appetite of the more discriminating eater.
How can I change my mare’s diet so that she’s less reactive?
What can I do to address the dual problems of excitability and thinness in my pony jumper?
What causes manure-eating in adult horses?
Could diet be causing my 12-year-old Thoroughbred gelding to crib?
How can I modify my horse's diet to make him calmer under saddle?
If you can lead a horse to water but can’t make him drink, then why, oh why, is he more than willing to eat cookies, cake, hamburgers, hot dogs, and even nonfoods like entire lead ropes, empty dewormer syringes, and…hoof picks?
Could soaking rice bran cause a neurological problem in my horses?
My Dales Pony was once a calm, confident trail companion. Now he’s a firecracker, looking for a reason to misbehave. I wonder if a dietary problem is the root cause. Can you help?
Researchers recently reported that, in certain situations, domesticated horses compete rather aggressively for environmental resources, with food being one of the most valuable resources.
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