Feeding practices associated with colic in horses.

  title={Feeding practices associated with colic in horses.},
  author={Jon M. Bailey Julia Hudson and Noah D Cohen and Pete G. Gibbs and James Alan Thompson},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  volume={219 10},
OBJECTIVE To determine whether specific feeding practices were associated with development of colic in horses. DESIGN Prospective matched case-control study. ANIMALS 364 horses examined by veterinarians in private practice in Texas because of colic (cases; n = 182) or any other reason (controls; 182). PROCEDURE Participating veterinarians were sent forms at the beginning of the study to collect information on signalment, feeding management practices, farm management practices, and… CONTINUE READING