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(Some of) The Worst Persistent Myths Out There

Horses can’t get all the salt they need from a lick because they don’t have rough tongues. Cows do have rougher tongues but that has nothing to do with getting salt from a lick/block.  If their tongues were rough enough … Continue reading

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What Are You Feeding Your Horse

Ask that question and most people will answer [Brand] 10% – or whatever the protein percentage is of their bagged feed.  Some will answer [Brand] X/Y where X is the protein and Y is percent fat.  What does that tell … Continue reading

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