How much is horse feed?

Answer Horses are animals that require large amounts of food due to their size and work load. Horse feed costs vary considerably depending on the quality of feed and location of the feed supplier.Daily Ro... Read More »

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How much feed do you give a 900-lb. horse?

According to the North Dakota State University Agriculture and University Extension, horses can eat from 1.5 to 2.5 percent of their body weight each day in forage and grain. A 900-lb. horse would ... Read More »

How much grain is needed to feed a horse?

How much grain a horse needs depends on the weight, size, grain type and workload of the horse. For example, a 1,000 lb. horse with a light workload requires 12.5 lbs. of regular grain, or 11.25 lb... Read More »

How much a day should you feed a draft horse?

The amount of daily food for depends on the particular draft breed and ideal weight of the individual horse. Authors Audrey Pavia and Veterinarian Janice Posnikoff recommend two flakes (sections of... Read More »

How much do you feed an 8-month-old female horse?

The amount of feed required for an 8-month-old female horse is based on weight, activity and breed. Most horses consume 2 to 2.3 percent of their body weight in feed per day. The daily ration cons... Read More »