Nettie Liburt, PhD, MS

Nettie Liburt, PhD, MS, is an equine nutritionist based in Long Island, New York. She is a graduate of Rutgers University, where she studied equine exercise physiology and nutrition. Liburt worked for a commercial feed company for nearly four years and currently runs Liburt Equine Nutrition as an independent consultant.

Articles by Nettie Liburt

Horses Eating Thistle

An owner worries about her horse eating thistle. An equine nutritionist responds about the risks. Read More

Can I Give My Horse Biotin Supplements Designed for Humans?

Find out how biotin might help hoof and haircoat. Read More

Possible Reasons Why Horses Eat Dirt

My horses eat dirt, even with mineral and salt blocks available to them. Why do they do this? Read More

Obsessed with Salt

My filly is obsessively licking and biting her salt block. Is it possible for her to eat too much salt? Read More