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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

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