Frequently Asked Questions
What can I do to give him more energy?
My 15hh riding club horse is overweight, laid back and lethargic - what can I do to give him more energy? Current ration includes 2kg of hay and 1kg of high fibre nuts. Read more
Is Mare's Milk Enough?
My mare is going to have her first foal this summer, will I need to feed the foal or will it get all the nutrients it needs from its mum's milk? Read more
Hay or Haylage?
I currently feed adlib hay to my horse and I want to change him on to haylage – what are the differences between these two sources of forage? Read more
Feeding the Veteran with Poor Teeth
My 16.2hh veteran horse is gradually losing weight and the dentist said he will have difficulty chewing hay and haylage, what can I feed him? Read more
Feeding the Laminitic
I have recently taken on a horse that suffers from chronic laminitis. How can I minimise the risk of her getting it again and what can I feed her to give her all the nutrients she needs? Read more
Feeding After Weaning
What should I feed a fully weaned 7 month old native foal (due to make 13hh when adult)? Read more