Optimizing Bone Formation

Optimizing Bone Formation

Optimizing Equine Bone Formation – Role of Nutrition, Training and Drug interaction By Amy M Gill, PhD. Many Variables Involved in Formation of Healthy Bone Since the recent break down of several high profile race horses, the media and others have tried to...
Disorders Caused by Feeding Practices

Disorders Caused by Feeding Practices

Understanding evolution of equine metabolism provides insight into managing disorders Today’s Racehorses are selectively bred from a narrow gene pool, asked to perform unnatural exercise regimes, and then fed excessive amounts of unnatural, concentrated grain...
Functions of Minerals in the Horse

Functions of Minerals in the Horse

Micro, Macro, and Chelated – The Differences among Minerals Minerals are inorganic molecules, also called elements, which are derived from the earth. Minerals can be incorporated into living tissue (organic) but eventually return to earth in the inorganic form when...