Combined effects of diet and physiological stressors (transport and exercise) on gastrointestinal permeability (i.e., "Leaky Gut Syndrome") in horses

Lead Applicant: Wendy Pearson

Research Priority: Animal Health & Welfare

Program Type: Tier 2

Funding Cycle: 2020/2021

Research Centre: Arkell Equine Research Facility

Research Summary: Examining the effects of transport and exercise on leaky gut syndrome in horses and exploring the effects of a dietary supplement on their gastrointestinal function.