The Equine Digestive System: A Food Factory

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The equine digestive system is a complicated factory that is designed to process small amounts of food frequently and convert them into nutrients that can be absorbed and produce energy. The same, concerning the end result, could be said of the cow, pig, dog, cat, or even man. But, the horse's digestive system is unique, and perhaps more prone to problems than most others.

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