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Safely Change Your Horses Feeds & Forage

Horses have evolved to handle a wide variety of vegetation in their diet, but with a few key differences between the feral horse and the domesticated horse. A horse ranging freely in search of food consumes nutrients such as carbohydrates and fats in a very diluted form because grasses and other plants are at least 75 percent water. Wild horses also get a lot more exercise than domesticated horses, which is important to good gut function. We don?t really know exactly why, but research bears this

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Horse Hay Bank Resources

Hay banks help feed horses when their owners are temporarily unable to.

Securing Hay Bales for Transport

This simple method for arranging small hay bales in the bed of a pickup truck makes good use of space and maximizes stability.

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Protect Horse Hay With Proper Storage

Maximize your hay investment by properly tucking your hay away for a rainy (or snowy) day. Read our tips for proper winter hay storage.

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Ask the Experts: Adult Horse Hay Needs

A veterinarian provides advice on daily hay, grain and grass portions for adult horses.

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Winter Storage of Horse Hay

Some helpful hints for storing your horse hay properly for the winter.