The Naturally Healthy Horse Blog

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Q & A with Equine Nutritionist, Dr. Juliet Getty

Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. has been called a “pioneer in free choice forage feeding,” and her articles and interviews often appear in national and international publications. Based in rural Waverly, Ohio, Dr. Getty runs...

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Acupressure for Colic in Horses

Anyone who’s owned horses for any length of time has most likely dealt with colic and knows how serious it can be.  Four years ago, I experienced one of the most dreaded forms of colic with...

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Zinc Deficiency in Horses

“A healthy outside starts from the inside.” ~Robert Urich It seems we horse owners will go to great lengths to remedy our horse’s hoof problems, and often to no avail.  Oils, creams, supplements–we’ll try it...

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Forage-Only Diet for Horses?

As horse owners, it seems we are constantly being told something different in regards to which feed is best for our horses.  Many feed companies are now making specially formulated feeds to address problems like obesity, insulin resistance, colic, and...