When are pastures safe for metabolic horses? Maybe never!
Following your gut instinct is good advice in some situations, but gut, and even good old common sense, can also be wrong. This is where fact and science come in.
Fat is much more than storage for calories.
Spring is the peak time for grass-associated equine laminitis in most parts of the world. It can effectively treated or, better yet, prevented but only if the mechanism is understood.