To be complete diets many senior feeds have more calories and protein, this
means that they have all the dietary fiber needed for the horse with a degraded
Look at the fiber quality and fiber content in order to analyze the
differences between the available senior feed options. A higher-calorie and
digestible source should be the main provision for fiber. This means substances
such as shredded beet pulp but not the pellet form. In order to provide the
calories older horses require to maintain their body condition the feed needs to
have a minimum of six percent fat.