Posted on January 11, 2018.

For some of us, feeding a bucket feed every day is part of the daily routine, but are we really sure how much energy your horse needs for matching his feed to his workload? Weighing out feed and ensuring this is enough for your horse depending on his weight and workload (this will be dependent… Read more »

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Posted on January 5, 2018.

After a relaxing Christmas, do you now find you and your horse sitting the wrong side of the ideal body condition score? Well why not have a look at our top winter feeding tips for keeping your horse ideal this winter. Forage – Allowing your horse access to ab lib forage during the winter months… Read more »

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Posted on December 22, 2017.

Everyone at Allen & Page would like to wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Please note that our phone lines and shop will be closing at 3:30pm today and Friday 29th December. We will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day, reopening on Tuesday… Read more »

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Posted on August 29, 2017.

Fibre first Regardless of age, fibre is the most important part of every horse’s diet and is vital for good digestive health. In the wild, horses would graze for up to 18 hours a day and it is our job as owners to replicate this near constant supply of fibre. Unfortunately as horse’s age their… Read more »

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Posted on August 25, 2017.

If you’ve heard people talk about feeding oil to their horses and have wondered what benefits this has and which oils are best, read on to find out the answers. Research has found that horses digest oil well and it is an excellent, concentrated source of calories that is ideal for promoting weight gain and… Read more »

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Posted on August 14, 2017.

Are you worried about the quality of your horse’s hay this year and should you be considering supplementing it? Poor quality hay can have an adverse effect on a horse’s health: not only can dust and mould spores cause breathing difficulties, but a poor palatability will result in the horse eating less than he needs… Read more »

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