Horse Nutrition

Here you will find various articles on horse nutrition. Some of the articles are based on experience that we have found to work with the horses that have come into our care, others are well written, easy to understand documents by other informed authors.

The Genetics of Insulin Resistance
Posted on April 11, 2017by Dr. Kellon

Insulin resistance [IR], which is a failure of insulin responsive cells to take up … Read More

Maintaining Hydration in Horses: The Roles of Water and Salt By Mary Beth Gordon, PhD


The old adage is accurate: “You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make him drink.” That’s especially true for severely dehydrated horses in medical … Read More