Tummy Talk

3 years ago Why This Look0

Horses are equipped with small stomachs. Yep! The average-sized 1,000-pound horse belly only has a capacity of 2 to 4 gallons, which limits the amount of feed a horse can digest at one time.

What horses put into their bodies matters — big time. So if you’re going into horse ownership, make sure these six nutrients are on their mane menu:

  • Water;
  • Carbohydrates;
  • Protein;
  • Vitamins;
  • Minerals; and
  • Forages
Cowgirl Candace

Candace, a.k.a. Cowgirl Candace, is an award-winning feature writer, internationally published brand blogger and wardrobe stylist.

The fourth-generation cowgirl and veteran journalist pioneered digital platform Southern Styles & Steeds — a country Western fashion, beauty and lifestyles blogazine — to share the sophisticated styles and sincere stories from her Down South upbringing.