Nutritional Articles

Calculation of Fecal Kinetics in Horses Fed Hay or Hay and concentrate

Published: 1998-12-31

Authors:
Holland, J.L., Kronfeld, D.S. Sklan and P.A. Haris

Brief content of the article:
A balance marker study, with chromium as an unabsorbable marker, to estimate the prefecal mass and turnover time of dry matter was conducted. Fecal kinetic data is presented.
Keywords: feces; turnover; feces composition; chromium.

Reference:
Holland, J.L., Kronfeld, D.S. Sklan and P.A. Haris , Calculation of Fecal Kinetics in Horses Fed Hay or Hay and concentrate, Journal of Animal Science, 1998, 76. p1937 – 1944.

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