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Healthy Critters Radio: Bringing Back the Thoroughbred, Flax vs. Chia, Circulation in Winter

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In episode 102 we discuss the state of Thoroughbreds and the need to bring them back into the sport horse industry; in Tiggipedia we discuss the differences between flax and chia; Critter Nutrition focuses...

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Looking Back: Feeding Horses in the 1800s

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I came across an interesting book called The History, Treatment, and Diseases of the Horse written by William Youatt for the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, first published in 1831 and last...

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The Environmental Impact of Manufactured Amino Acids

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I ran across an interesting study from the Netherlands published in 2010 that examined the raw materials and ecological impact involved with the production of three of the most popular amino acids for livestock...

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Decisions, Decisions: What Supplement to Use When?

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“Which product is best for my horse? Do I need hemp oil or camelina? Do I use Flex-Well or Comfort Zone? Or Furnace?”  We hear these questions a lot!  Well, here we are to help...

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Healthy Critters Radio: Selling Horses, Omega 3’s

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The fourth episode of Healthy Critters Radio on The Horse Radio Network is live and online! This episode includes an interview with Jeff Johnson at Impulsion Unlimited discussing selling horses on consignment, BioStar talks about Omega...

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