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        01-28-2013, 04:28 PM
      #11
    Showing
    Equiniphile, there have been some studies done that suggest feeding additional oil is counter productive. I never had much luck with feeding extra oil, but of course my experiences are anecdotal at best.
         
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        01-28-2013, 04:29 PM
      #12
    Foal
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Speed Racer    
    Equiniphile, there have been some studies done that suggest feeding additional oil is counter productive. I never had much luck with feeding extra oil, but of course my experiences are anecdotal at best.
    really!?! Wow
         
        01-28-2013, 04:30 PM
      #13
    Showing
    Really? Interesting, I'll have to look into that. I used it with my TBs when they came off the track with a lot of success.
         
        01-28-2013, 04:30 PM
      #14
    Foal
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Speed Racer    
    Equiniphile, there have been some studies done that suggest feeding additional oil is counter productive. I never had much luck with feeding extra oil, but of course my experiences are anecdotal at best.
    really!?! Wow I could really use that for my horse he isn't gaining any wait ether
         
        01-28-2013, 04:33 PM
      #15
    Showing
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    Originally Posted by equiniphile    
    Really? Interesting, I'll have to look into that. I used it with my TBs when they came off the track with a lot of success.
    Not saying it doesn't work with some horses, but I honestly found it didn't help when I was trying to build weight on several of mine.

    I have a 27 y/o who gets beet pulp and Trotter, and I've managed to keep his weight up with just that and good, plentiful hay.
         
        01-28-2013, 04:36 PM
      #16
    Foal
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Speed Racer    
    Not saying it doesn't work with some horses, but I honestly found it didn't help when I was trying to build weight on several of mine.

    I have a 27 y/o who gets beet pulp and Trotter, and I've managed to keep his weight up with just that and good, plentiful hay.
    interesting
         
        01-28-2013, 04:36 PM
      #17
    Foal
    The nearest dealer of blueseal feeds is over 300 miles from where I live! Sad day! Any other suggestions? I had him on oil before and it didn't do much for his weight just shined up his coat
         
        01-28-2013, 04:37 PM
      #18
    Foal
    Man I feel like I dnt know anything about horses you guys are zoo smart
         
        01-28-2013, 04:39 PM
      #19
    Showing
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by littleredridinghood    
    The nearest dealer of blueseal feeds is over 300 miles from where I live! Sad day! Any other suggestions? I had him on oil before and it didn't do much for his weight just shined up his coat
    Well, poop!

    What about Triple Crown? They have some decent feeds, but you have to make sure to get one that isn't drowned in molasses.

    I don't know where you are, but if you look for legume and not grain based feeds, you're on the right track.
         
        01-28-2013, 04:39 PM
      #20
    Green Broke
    Oil and beet pulp worked with mine. He was very thin.
         

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