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    07-09-2007, 09:49 AM
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Foal
Boiled rice?

I have heard boiled rice is good to help horses put on weight I am just wondering if it is and how you cook it up for them...thanks heaps
     
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    07-10-2007, 06:22 PM
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Yearling
Do you mean rice bran?
     
    07-13-2007, 01:11 PM
  #3
Weanling
I have never heard of using boiled rice to add weight. As I posted in your other post, for many animals and humans, rice is/can be used to stop constipation. IMO the risk of colic is high. I would not use it. Rice BRAN is totally fine. It comes in powder form and pellet. (I prefer the pellet) It is high in fat and many use it to add calories/put on weight in a horse.
     

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