I understand your thinking, I thought the same and because of that I passed up on a super nice mare who was n/h.....she was symptom - free her whole life. Needless to say, I was rather mad with myself.....
ETA: read what you can find about HYPP, lots of info out there on how to maintain a horse and what would belong in a first aid kit, in case an episode would occur.
As stated, he can only be n/h, and the majority if n/h horses show any problems when kept on low potassium level feeds.
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