The essential nutrients in a horse’s diet are discussed. Questions are provided on the last page to assess student comprehension.
Pages 1 – 3: discussion of water, energy, protein, minerals, carbohydrates and vitamins.
Page 4: 10 questions for students
Page 5: Teacher directions and answers
Skills encouraged in this activity: knowledge of vitamins, minerals and other nutrients, ratios and qualities in different horse feeds
Created by Christine Meunier