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Slow feeders come in all shapes and sizes but all are designed to even out a horse’s food consumption.

The numerous benefits of slow feeding to the horse

Horse Health: Because of the way their digestive tract works, horses need 
to eat low-energy forages nearly constantly

Reading Time: 3 minutes Horses are trickle or slow feeders by nature. This means that they are biologically wired to thrive when they are continuously collecting and eating small amounts of long-stem high-fibre forage. This most basic realization is instrumental in keeping the horse healthy. Forage is the foundation of every horse’s diet, and the forage needs to flow […] Read more