Effects on exercise response, fluid and acid-base balance of protein intake from forage-only diets in standardbred horses.

@article{Connysson2006EffectsOE,
  title={Effects on exercise response, fluid and acid-base balance of protein intake from forage-only diets in standardbred horses.},
  author={M Connysson and Sara Muhonen and Jan Erik Lindberg and Birgitta Ess{\'e}n-Gustavsson and G{\"o}rel Nyman and Katarina E. A. Nostell and Anna Jansson},
  journal={Equine veterinary journal. Supplement},
  year={2006},
  volume={36},
  pages={648-53}
}
REASON FOR PERFORMING STUDY High-energy forage might be an alternative to concentrates for performance horses and such forage can be produced by an early cut. However, early cut forage is high in crude protein (CP), which may result in an excessive CP intake. OBJECTIVES To investigate how CP intake affects nitrogen (N), fluid and acid-base balance, and exercise response in horses fed high-energy forage diets. The hypothesis was that high CP intake causes acidosis, and alters fluid balance and… CONTINUE READING

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