10 Interesting Facts about the Equine Digestive System

Equine Digestive System 10 Interesting Facts

The equine digestive system is a complicated structure which is incredibly sensitive for such a large animal. The horse evolved as a grazing animal, so its digestive system is designed to process small amounts of food all day long. With better education, more horse owners will understand the benefits of sticking to a more natural diet that is high in fibre, but the smallest dietary change can easily disrupt this delicate system. The health of the digestive system has a huge impact on the overall health, wellbeing, behaviour and performance…

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