Effects of Food Deprivation on Horses' Cardiac Function

  • Print
  • Email
  • Favorite
  • Share
  • Newsletters

Researchers at the University of California, Davis, found that withholding a horse's feed reduced his heart rate and increased his frequency of second-degree atrioventricular block (AVB,when the heart "misses" a beat).

To continue reading this article, become a member of TheHorse.com.

It's FREE and you'll get full access to more than 20,000 articles, video, free reports & more.

Sign In
Stay on top of the most recent Horse Health news with FREE weekly newsletters from TheHorse.com. Learn More

Free Newsletters

Sign up for the latest in:

From our partners