A quick comparison of the benefits of soaking versus steaming.
The importance of a healthy respiratory system for optimal performance cannot be underestimated.
Similar to Olympic disciplines for human athletes, the winning margins in the thoroughbred industry are very small.
While ‘A little of what you fancy’ may do you good, the problem is that very few of us are eating only ‘a little’ because there is now so much hidden sugar in all food ...
As Spring arrives horses can spend more time outside grazing but be aware of the sugar rich grass, which is low in fibre. You will need a Haygain hay steamer.
Professor Meriel Moore-Colyer talks about the benefits of steaming over soaking hay, whether home made steamers work, and how the Haygain steamer achieves the required results.
Dr David Marlin, Professor in Physiology at Oklahoma State University explains why respiratory diseases in horses is not always detected from coughing.