A greatly enlarged, revised and updated edition, of what has been for many years, acknowledged as the leading veterinary book in the field. With clear, easy to reference format and profuse photographs, plus a new section on holistic and alternative therapies, this new edition will be welcomed by everyone involved with the care of horses.
How many acorns is it safe for my horse to eat? It is not possible to say how many can be eaten in a period of time without causing symptoms. However, many die from acorn poisoning each autumn. The only way to keep your horse safe is to ensure that it has no opportunity to consume acorns or large quantities of foliage.