Kentucky is home to many equine athletes that require expert horse health care. In addition to vaccination for local diseases, nutrition is an important topic. Proper nutrition will affect the horse's hoof and general health. Feeding your equine the right supplements, grain, hay for their needs are important subjects. What about those extra top dressings like flaxseed, herbs, coat conditioners, yeast, etc? Contact your large animal vet, farrier or holistic equine clinician for guidance on how to know what and how much to give.