Purina Animal Nutrition has pledged up to $150,000 in free feed to rescue shelters through its continuing partnership with A Home for Every Horse, a program dedicated to finding homes for horses in need of adoption or fostering. For the second year in a row, Purina has pledged a base donation of $125,000. From April 16, 2013 to August 21, 2013, Purina will donate an additional $1 for every new “Like” or “Share” it receives through Facebook, up to $25,000, for a potential total of $150,000 in free feed.
The health of the equine gut, or gastrointestinal (GI) tract, is highly correlated to not only general digestive well-being but has far-reaching implications in significant areas of health including the immune system, reproduction, neurology and cognition, endocrinology and skeletal integrity.
Hay cubes consist of dried forage, such as alfalfa, that is formed into 1.25” wide x 2.5” long rectangular pieces. To make a cube, Standlee Premium Products first grows the forage plant to the proper stage of maturity, and then cuts, dries and bales the forage into conventional bales for storage.
Gastric discomfort may negatively affect a horse’s health, attitude and performance.
Sponsored by Standlee Premium Western Forage Written by Dr. Stephen Duren We have all heard the terms: “feeling their oats,” “high,” “fizzy,” “hot” and “hyper.” All terms used by horse […]