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Purpose Of Amino Acids In Horses

Amino acids are the basic unit of proteins. Proteins are important for the growth and development of horses. The body uses amino acids to create new proteins, rebuild old proteins, and perform other essential functions. Amino acids are needed to make much more than muscle. Enzymes, antibodies, hemoglobin, cellular receptors, cytokines and many hormones are all […]

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Horses Prone to EMS and PPID

Horses Prone to Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS) and Cushing’s Disease (PPID)

Equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) Equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) has become more and more prevalent in our equine community. It is most often found in middle-aged horses (ages 8 to 18). EMS is characterized by a combination of three main symptoms: Obesity with regional adiposity in the neck, tail head, and supra-orbit (pouch above the eye) […]

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