Tag: horses

Nano-E® Vitamin E supplement from Kentucky Equine Research

SPEAKER: Vitamin E is a powerful antioxidant that promotes health of muscle and nerve cells. When healthy horses have full access to fresh green pasture they’re getting plenty of vitamin E. But many horses today are managed without access to lush pasture. Since Vitamin E depletes quickly once grass is cut to make hay, these…


ColiCare from SmartPak | FREE $10,000 colic surgery reimbursement program

DR. LYDIA GRAY: As a veterinarian, I’ve experienced colic both personally and professionally. SmartPak is a company of horse owners and riders, so we understand what it means to worry about colic. That’s what led us to develop ColiCare, our free $10,000 colic surgery reimbursement program. After all, colic can happen to any horse, even…


Vitamins, Minerals and Protein and Fly Control in Cattle Nutrition

Hi I’m Mike. The day to day requirements for cows aren’t many. They need food, they need water, but that doesn’t mean that as the one in charge of them, that’s where it ends. My job is to make sure the cows have what they don’t even know they need, and much like a toddler…


SmartPak Barn Field Trip, Part 1: Exploring horse feed and nutrition

DR LYDIA GRAY: The first station, we talk a little bit about grains and feed stuffs, and then you work with your partner to identify what’s in the bags, and then we talk about what they are and why you might choose one and not the other. You’ve got some blanks on your paper, and…


Pregnant Horse Care : Pregnant Horse Nutrition

Hello my name is Neil Draper and we are going to talk to you about feed and water and care of your mare. Now we want to look for is a nice clean alfalfa. You want to make sure it’s dry and bright green like this and when you take it apart it’s not dusty….