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Glucosamine

A natural compound found in cartilage and bone. Supplementation may support joint health.

Glycaemic response

How the body responds to ingesting carbohydrates. Carbohydrates are digested and absorbed, leading to an increase in blood sugar levels.

Glycogen

The main form of stored glucose (energy) within the body and fuel for muscle cells.

Good-doer

A horse or pony who has a genetic tendency to gain weight easily or from a relatively low calorie intake.