It is widely appreciated that fibre is an important component of horse feed, but why is it so important for the horse’s health? Here we answer some of the FAQs about fibre.
Why Is Fibre Such An Important Component Of An Equine Diet In Terms Of Digestive Health?
The horse is a herbivore and has evolved to thrive on a horse food diet based on fibrous material. We are messing with thousands of years of evolution when we try to change the nature of the materials the horse consumes – that is the challenge for the equine nutritionist – we need to balance health and performance by utilising fibre as much as possible. [Read more…] about FAQs About Fibre