I've purchased supplements in the past from you, and I just ordered some more magnesium. This is my most recent hay test, and I have a 15-hand 1100 lb draft cross compensated IR mare along with a 36" ...Read more
The "whole food" claim is being used to market some feeds and supplements for horses but what is a whole food and are these products really superior?
Does this look like whole food to you?
The term ...Read more
Magnesium often receives little attention in equine nutrition. For example, you will rarely see it listed in the analysis on a feed bag. Despite this, it could easily be argued that no other miner...Read more
Some signs and symptoms are too nonspecific to use for a diagnosis
There has been an insidiously growing trend to label certain observations as indicators of a disease/disorder when actually they are...Read more
Question: Dr. Kellon, I feed a variety of supplements to my boarder's horses. I would like to add Absorb-all to one who has loose stools quite often. Can this be fed along with his regular feed supple...Read more
Question: I am not sure if this has anything to do with our feeding program, and so far I have only done blood draws on these 2 mares, but I found it surprising that the GLUCOSE is so low with both ho...Read more
Question: Hi, I have a new 10 year old Friesian gelding. He never runs off or spooks just always looking and raises his head like a giraffe snorts etc. he's on magnesium by Nupafeed and the Vet recomm...Read more
Question: Hi Dr. Kellon, I feed my rescued horse Seroquine daily to reduce his nervousness (He is a Paso Fino; 800 lbs.). My hay (Tifton 85) is grown here in Florida-we have sandy, mineral poor soil. ...Read more
NASC: Taking the High Road
Setting consistent standards and giving companion animal supplement manufacturers a voice.
The NASC, National Animal Supplement Council, is an independent organization...Read more
Stallion Handlers Should be Moms
Some mom skills come in really handy - like sensing when things are too quiet and having eyes in the back of your head. In many ways stallions are like overgrown ...Read more
Make Good Use of your Down time
Regardless of whether you are an upper level competitor or pleasure oriented owner, odds are you have a down season in late autumn and winter when you don't work you...Read more
Question: Hi Dr. Kellon, I would like to ask for your nutritional/supplement recommendations for a 14 yr old standard size female donkey that I adopted about 3 months ago. I do not know her history, b...Read more