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
- What Every Horse Should Know by Cherry Hill Just Released in Polish
- More books from my library being added to the BOG2F page !
- Visit Horse Radio Network on November 28 and listen to Cherry Hill
- Winter Clipping for Your Horse
- Horse First Aid
- Horse Coolers
- Knots for Horsemen
- Utahn Vintage Leather Saddle Bags
- Pacing Filly – What to do?
- Horse Health Care – Which Itch is Which?
- Horse Dental Care - Wolf Teeth - Leave 'em in or take 'em out?
- Horse Care - When to Put a Horse Down
- Horse Nutrition - Can a Horse Eat Too Much Salt?
- Horse Management - How to Tell a Horse's Age
- Horse Barn Facilities - Barn Aisle Cross Ties
- Horse Conformation and Training - Hollow Back
- Miniature Colt Bites and has Other Behavior Problems
- Before and After Total Hip Replacement - Rider Exercises to Improve Range of Motion in Hips
- Horse Riding and Training - Slow Down and Shorten Stride
- Horse Training - Stubborn Grass Eater
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