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Alfalfa and the Insulin Resistant Horse by Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.

Posted by on Sep 26, 2016 in BLOG, Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D., Training Tips | 0 comments

Alfalfa can be an excellent addition to most horses’ diets, even for those who are insulin resistant (IR). I often recommend feeding it...

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Your Mare’s Pregnancy: Nutrition for the Final 3 Months by Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in BLOG, Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D., Training Tips | 0 comments

During the first 8 months of pregnancy, your mare may be fed like any other horse, with a balanced, quality diet. But things are changing...

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What EVERY Horse Needs, Period. by Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D.

Posted by on May 19, 2016 in BLOG, Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D., Things We Like | 0 comments

The horse world is cluttered with feeds, supplements, and remedies all promising a better, “new and improved” horse. While many such...

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Cecum Exit Defies Gravity (Reminders from Dr. Getty)

Posted by on Oct 29, 2015 in Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. | 0 comments

Little known fact: The cecum in a horse has its entrance and exit at the top. And you should pay attention to this because… For digested...

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Too Much Iron Can Be Detrimental to the Insulin Resistant Horse

Posted by on Apr 1, 2015 in BLOG, Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D., Veterinarian | 0 comments

Dr. Getty’s Tip: Are you adding a supplement to your horse’s diet that contains iron? You may want to consider changing it if...

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Protein Quality from Hemp vs. Soybeans

Posted by on Mar 26, 2015 in BLOG, Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D., Training Tips, Veterinarian | 0 comments

Hemp Seeds Rival Soybeans in Protein QualityӬ by Juliet M. Getty, Ph.D. Soybean meal is the most commonly added protein source in...

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