Thehorse.com - Full Article
By Christa Lesté-Lasserre
Sep 18, 2013
Amino acid. Sounds like something leaking from a Spanish battery, rather than a supplement you’d want to give to your horse.
But an acid isn’t always something that burns or is even “acidic.” In this case it describes a specific order of molecular composition. And amino comes from the word “amine,” which refers to a kind of organic compound.
So yes, they’re fine to give to your horse. No, let’s rephrase that: Amino acids are critical to your horse's health...
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