KER’s Nutrition of the Performance Horse is Available Online

Kentucky Equine Research (KER) has published Nutrition of the Performance Horse, a free 90-page reference guide that broadly covers the best ways to manage equine athletes, regardless of discipline, and includes practical management strategies and effective solutions for nutrition-related problems. 

In-depth discussions are included regarding common issues such as gastric ulcers, hindgut acidosis, joint care, electrolyte replacement, and tying-up in its many forms. When appropriate, experienced nutritionists offer feed and supplement recommendations.

Access Nutrition of the Performance Horsehere.

KER’s previously published free reference guides, Nutritional Management of Horses on a Breeding Farm and Nutritional Management of Metabolic Diseases, are also available online.

Kentucky Equine Research (KER) is an international equine nutrition, research and consultation company serving both the horse producer and the feed industry. Its goal is to advance the industry’s knowledge of equine nutrition and exercise physiology and apply this knowledge to produce healthier, more athletic horses. For more information, see or call 888-873-1988.



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