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Nutrition of the Broodmare

Outline

Nutrtion of the Broodamre
Length
2 hours 45 mins approx.
Subject
Nutrition

About this Course

This course will cover several areas of nutrition, such as key nutrients, the practical aspects of understanding feed labelling and feed ingredients, the importance of pasture in terms of total dietary intake and the nutrient requirements of mares at various stages of pregnancy. 

The course is delivered by independent nutritionist and consultant Catherine Rudenko who has spent the past 17 years working in thoroughbred industry as a field-based nutritionist and feed formulator. Catherine is based in the UK but has lived and travelled abroad for many years whilst working with trainers and breeders on behalf of the feed companies she has previously worked with. In 2018 Catherine set up Equine Nutri Health, operating as an independent nutritionist, working with several companies, educators, industry bodies and private clients.