How Long Can a Horse Go without Water During the Winter?

Find out from Dr. Nancy Loving how frequently a horse needs to drink during the winter to stay healthy.

Find out from Dr. Nancy Loving how frequently a horse needs to drink during the winter to stay healthy.

About the Experts

Nancy S. Loving, DVM

Nancy S. Loving, DVM, owns Loving Equine Clinic in Boulder, Colorado, and has a special interest in managing the care of sport horses. Her book, All Horse Systems Go, is a comprehensive veterinary care and conditioning resource in full color that covers all facets of horse care. She has also authored the books Go the Distance as a resource for endurance horse owners, Conformation and Performance, and First Aid for Horse and Rider in addition to many veterinary articles for both horse owner and professional audiences.