Did you know about 60% of your horse is water? That includes 85% of his brain, 75% of muscles, even 30% of bone. A horse's good health depends on his body’s ability to adapt to changes in environment and feed to keep fluid levels balanced.
Many horses won't drink enough water without encouragement, so chances are your horse is at least mildly dehydrated. If left unchecked, dehydration can lead to colic and serious health issues. Use these 5 tips to check for early signs of dehydration in horses.