KER Friday Video: Mini Tag-along

Working out is much more fun when you’ve got a buddy.

Ah, miniature horses — you are small in stature, big in heart… and more often than not, big in heart girth as well. Hey, they’re easy-keeping little guys, after all, and it doesn’t take much to keep a mini well-fed.

Unfortunately, just like in people, a horse or pony being overweight can lead to plenty of health issues. So when the vet says the mini’s got to get to work to reduce some of that extra baggage around the middle, it’s time to hit the arena.

But it can be hard in a busy day to find the time to dedicate to working out… so we love this creative solution to multi-task safely and effectively!

When the vet says we need to “cart with the mini” because she is too fat. Oh please don’t tell my doctor this is an option for me!!!

Posted by Nealia McCracken on Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Go, mini, go — trot your way to fitness!

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World leaders in equine nutrition. That’s not a claim we take lightly. For 30 years, Kentucky Equine Research has conducted studies that have revolutionized the way people feed horses for optimal health, performance, and growth. With our own 150-acre research farm and dedicated Thoroughbred training center, Kentucky Equine Research conducts more studies than some leading universities.

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