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.