Nutritional Articles

Digestion in aged horses-Revisited (Veterinary review)

Published: 2001-12-31

Authors:
Ralston, S.L., Malinowski, K, Christensen, R, Breuer, L..

Brief content of the article:
Ralston et al. (2001) reviews the digestion in aged (> 20 yrs old) horses. The emphasize of the author lies in describing the age effects on protein, phosphorus and calcium digestibilities.
Keywords: digestion; age; protein; phosphorus; calcium; parasite control; strongylus vulgaris.

Reference:
Ralston, S.L., Malinowski, K, Christensen, R, Breuer, L., Digestion in aged horses-Revisited, Journal of Equine Veterinary Science, Volume 21, Number 7, 2001.

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