Horses should have access to salt at all times. I provide each of my horses with two salt blocks. One is a plain white salt block that is simply table salt; sodium chloride. The other is a calcium/phosphorus trace mineral salt block. It is sometimes called a 12:12 block because it contains 12% calcium and 12% phosphorus or an equal ratio of calcium to phosphorus, which is good for most adult horses.
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NEW from Cherry Hill
- How to Think Like a Horse by Cherry Hill – the eBook is on sale during April
- 101 Ground Training Exercises by Cherry Hill now available in French
- 101 GROUND TRAINING EXERCISES by Cherry Hill Translated into Polish 101 Cwiczen z Ziemi
- How to Think Like a Horse by Cherry Hill released in Italian
- Merry Christmas from Cherry Hill and Horsekeeping
- 101 Arena Exercises in French by Cherry Hill
- 101 Longeing and Long Lining for a 33 Year Old Horse
- Horse Housing now out in Paperback !
- 101 Ground Training Exercises – now in Spanish
- How to Think Like a Horse – a wonderful book for horses and people
- Horse Care - When to Put a Horse Down
- Horse Nutrition - Can a Horse Eat Too Much Salt?
- Can't Touch Unhandled Filly.....Please Help !
- Riding a Horse - Overcoming the Fear of Loping
- Horse Behavior and Training - Difficult to Bridle
- When should I separate the mare and foal?
- Miniature Colt Bites and has Other Behavior Problems
- Horse Dental Care - Wolf Teeth - Leave 'em in or take 'em out?
- Horse Conformation and Training - Hollow Back
- Arthritis in Senior Horse Causes Stiff Movement
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