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     FEATURED HORSE ARTICLES 

     FEATURED HORSE ARTICLES 

    Lessons from the Farm

    What we’ve learned can help you care for your horses and return the happiness they bring you.

    Kathy Williamson, DVM - Man...

    5 Tips for Preparing for a Farm Call From Your Ho...

    Kathleen Young, Ph.D. - Lea...

    Feeding Options for Senior Horses: Part Two

    Kathleen Young, Ph.D. - Lea...

    Feeding Options for Senior Horses: Part One

     HORSE PRODUCTS 

     HORSE PRODUCTS 

    Give Your Horses the Best Nutrition Possible

    We offer a variety of horse feeds and supplements that contain the highest-quality ingredients. So regardless of their age or lifestyle, you can find what’s best for your horses.

     
    Strategy® GX horse feed
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    Equine Senior® horse feed
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    Hydration HayTM Blocks
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    Omolene #200 Horse
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    Information from Our Horse Experts

    Animal experts at the Purina Animal Nutrition Center share their knowledge about horses.

    Q
    Can I improve my horse’s hooves with biotin?
    A
    Some studies have found biotin supplementation helps some horses grow better hooves, other studies found no advantage, and one study reported a reduced growth rate with biotin supplementation. For horses with poor hoof quality despite good environment and balanced nutrition, there may be some benefit from a therapeutic dose of biotin supplementation. But for the majority of horses, a diet with naturally occurring biotin, a good amino acid and fatty acid balance, and proper vitamin and mineral fortification will support excellent hoof growth rates and quality of growth.