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By Edited Press Release
Aug 7, 2016
Much like human athletes, performance horses have special nutritional needs. And with all athletes, it’s important for diets to match activity and athletic level, to reach the highest level of achievement.
“These six tips may help you to supply your horse with adequate energy to support optimal performance,” says Katie Young, PhD, an equine nutritionist for Purina Animal Nutrition.
1. Know if your horse is performing anaerobic or aerobic exercise.
Physical activity is broken into two general categories—aerobic and anaerobic—and it can be helpful to understand the science...
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