|SIZE:||235 x 165 mm|
|INSIDE:||black & white photographs & line drawings|
This authoritative and accessible guide provides practical advice to the horse owner on how to assess the individual horse's nutritional needs in the most effective and economical way, which will reduce feed and veterinary bills and enhance the horse's quality of life.
The book looks at evolution and equine behaviour; the digestive system and how it works; digestion and absorption; the utilization of essential nutrients; minerals and vitamins; conventional and compound feeds and clinical nutrition and food-related problems are covered.
Essential reading for all horse owners, students, trainers and anyone who has an interest in equine nutrition and health.