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How come horses don't eat people' nourishment?
People are omnivorous and horses are plant eaters. The digestion system from the lips to the anal cavity is completely different from that of horses. There is no way we can get feed from straw and horses cannot get feed from flesh. Occasionally horses eat snacks like a carrot, but they can't make a living from them.
It'?s the same thing humans don't eat horsemeat for. The horses are herbivores, i.e. they eat vegetables... You can give a horses apple, salad, carrot, etc... even Zuckerwürfel! Horses, however, need much more fruit and vegetables to live. Especially because humans don't give their feed to horses.
Gimme a piece of groundnut oil and a piece of horse cheese. The horses will love it.
Where do horses eat in the wilderness?
Horse love to browse when there is no weed available, but in my own wisdom, when you have a variety of luxuriant grasses and plants, most horses will eat the weed first. Horse obviously eat weed, but they also become flower (they like violet blossoms on thistle for example ), fruits, vegetable, nuts and as Curtis pointed out leaf.
The horses are plant eaters. The horses have to feed themselves all the time, because their body is thus adapted for the processing of course grass and stinking herbs. It is a feral pony that travels its day to graze and travel to water holes and back to the willows.
Feeding horses: Your steed eat dirt?
Mud contains bioavailable mineral nutrients that the horse needs for various metabolism purposes. Certain mineral nutrients (e.g. iron) are more readily available from the ground than when added to feed or kept in feed. Horse that are permanently stalled and robbed of the natural mineral in the mud can have defects even if they are provided with these mineral in converted feed.
Mud contains germs that can help the horse's intestinal system. There are some germs in the root of your crop, so your horses can bury through the soil to get to the root of these herbs. Soil contains moisture and salts, both of which can help a hungry equine to remain moisturized. But it is always better to supply the horses with potable and salty food at any time.
Soil has course particulates that help your horse's natural tooth grinding. The horses kept in stables do not get this added advantage of feeding on filth, and have to have their teeths swim more often than those in the willow. DON'T HAVE DENIED THE CAST! It'?s said that horses eat a certain amount of filth every day.
Soil is a naturally occurring component of feeding horses. Horses that do not have everyday contact with grime can consume it when it is available to them. In order to meet this demand, a low-fiber stallion will eat wood chips, chips, hay, railings, planks, tree - just about anything it can find.
Stable or paddock horses must be given free entry to the feed in order to provide the hind intestine with sufficient fibre. Horses that have nothing to eat will eat filth out of starvation and sickness. Again, it is essential that horses are continuously fed or have food available in order to prevent excessive consumption of soil by starvation or apathy.
Please allow your horses every day unrestricted exposure to mud for their well being. It'?s wholesome, nourishing and naturally!