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Nutrition Resources

Close up of Hygain feed
Nutrition Resources

Animal feed, particularly grains, is most beneficial when it undergoes processing before being given to animals. This process enhances the nutritional value, digestibility, and overall

Hygain feed ingredients close up
Nutrition Resources

The lupin (Lupinus spp.) is part of the legume family of plants. These plants include: Beans Peanuts Peas Lentils Soybeans Chickpeas Legumes have a long

Thin horse
Digestive Health

Weight loss is simply a result of more calories being used by the body than are being consumed. There are several potential causes of chronic

Horse eye
Skin & Coat

An allergy is an exaggerated response from the immune system to a substance in the environment, called an allergen. Horses can become allergic to things

Horse head
Nutrition Resources

A swollen-face, dull coat, shifting lameness, bunny-hop canter…are any of these signs familiar? If so your horse may suffer from a disorder described as ‘Big

Hygain feed in a blue feed scoop
Nutrition Resources

Weighing what you feed is almost just as important as the ingredients in the feed itself. In general, adult horses consume 1.5-2% of their body

Founded horse
Nutrition Resources

Laminitis is quite unlike any other equine disease. Laminitis is a complex cascade of events that causes the soft tissues (laminae) within the hoof to

White horse in pasture eating from a bucket
Nutrition Resources

You’ve most likely heard of the ‘low-starch’ trend in horse feeds, but what are the health reasons and benefits behind this trend? Many devastating horse

Galloping horse splashing through water
Nutrition Resources

Most endurance rides range in distance from 20 miles to 150 miles. Depending on the terrain, distance, and the speed at which the horse is

Grazing horse
Nutrition Resources

Senior horses are some of the most treasured horses down your barn aisle. They’ve been with you through thick and thin but once they start