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    02-14-2009, 06:48 PM
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question about feeding paprika -- can I mix it in with flax seed?

I'd like to try giving Jubilee paprika to enhance her bay-coloured coat, and I have a question...

All the boarders at my barn take turns feeding the horses each day. I keep a container of ground flax seed on the shelf above the feed fridge and when she gets fed, a scoop of flax gets added to her grain. I was just wondering, to make it easier ... could I mix the ground paprika in with the ground flax seed, so that I wouldn't need a new container? Do you think it would be okay mixed, and if so, how much paprika should I add to the flax seed? She gets one scoop of flax seed (probably about a 1/8 cup) a day.

Thanks!
     
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    02-14-2009, 11:58 PM
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Foal
I ration out my stuff in little plastic sandwich baggies. One for each feeding.
     
    02-16-2009, 09:57 AM
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ElDorado, I did that before when she had to take meds, but I find a container with a scoop in it so much easier.
     
    02-16-2009, 11:19 PM
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Weanling
Which oil is it that's suppose to make their coat shiney without putting weight on them?
     
    02-17-2009, 11:31 AM
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Originally Posted by Sliding4ever    
Which oil is it that's suppose to make their coat shiney without putting weight on them?
I don't really understand what you mean. Could you explain your question more?
     
    02-17-2009, 07:25 PM
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Weanling
Well I thought/heard that theres an oil that you could add to their feed that will help make their coat shiny. But I thought that there was another that put weight on them too. I saw it posted somewhere but don't remember where or even if it was this board.
     
    02-22-2009, 08:11 PM
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Sliding4ever, I think some people add corn oil in their horses' feed. That helps with weight and shininess I believe.

But does anyone know about mixing paprika and flax seed??
     

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