Horse Sleeping Habits

Updated December 21, 2023

In this Ask the Vet video, SmartPaker Dan and Dr. Lydia Gray discuss the importance of sleep for horses. Dr. Gray explains the difference between a horse sleeping while standing up and sleeping while laying down, the effects that sleep deprivation can have on a horse, the sleep benefits of horses from being in a herd, and much more.

SmartPak strongly encourages you to consult your veterinarian regarding specific questions about your horse's health. This information is not intended to diagnose or treat any disease, and is purely educational.