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Unformatted text preview: net/ConformationLesson/WholeHorse/JQ2.jpg http://www.animal­ Measuring the Horse Measuring the Horse Withers – Crown at back of neck – Height from withers to ground – Measured in hands 1 hand = 4 inches Feeding Feeding Depends on use Rule of thumb – One lb. of hay, one lb. of grain per 100 lb. of body weight for moderate work Pregnancy & lactation require supplements Heavy work requires supplements Breeding Breeding Tease mares daily to determine stage of estrous cycle Stallion approaches –...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2014 for the course AVS 101 taught by Professor Mallilo during the Fall '08 term at Rhode Island.

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