Video: Horse Ration Balancers vs. Vitamin and Mineral Supplements

In this special episode of Ask the Vet, we asked Dr. Nerida Richards, PhD, Equine Nutrition Specialist and founder of, to answer your nutrition-based horse health questions. In this video, Dr. Gray and Dr. Richards discuss the differences between a ration balancer and vitamin/mineral supplements. They also talk about how they personally use them for their own horses and what types of horses would be good candidates for a ration balancer.