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Considering your horses workload

‘but my horse is in work.’ We hear this a lot. Let’s take a closer look at what ‘work’ really is. Though we’ll start from the right place. ‘exercise’ noun activity requiring physical effort, carried out to sustain or improve health and fitness. Movement = Exercise.   Before we even begin to look at any […]

What is dry matter?

  What is dry matter? Why does it matter to my horse?   Dry matter is the mass of a food stuff once the moisture has been removed, leaving the dry nutritional content. You may already know that a maintenance diet for a horse will be based on 2% BW (bodyweight) and a weight loss […]