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  1. Horse Nutrition
    My 8-12-year-old QH has gotten ribby and I just can't get her weight up! It makes me so sad and scared for her. She is stabled at the moment. In the morning I feed her: 2 flakes of coastal hay and 1 flake of Alfalfa In the afternoon I feed her: 2 flakes of coastal hay and 1 flake of Alfalfa Im...
  2. Horse Health
    My arab has always had issues with weight. Even when we first got him and he was pretty large his hip bones were very prominent (I should add that both his dam and sire did not have hip bones that stuck out). Over winter he lost alot of weight and is only now putting it back on. I want to know...
  3. Horse Nutrition
    I have noticed my 6 year old grade Quarter horse has a large belly but has ribs. He also has really thin withers with hollows behind him and you can see/feel the top of his ribcage. He has a little bit of an upside down neck as well. He is well fed, has dapples all over, and looks fat but there...
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