Parasites can be a burden on your horses health. Sapping the needed nutrients and cause the horse to loose weight or in worse case scenarios can cause and impaction colic.
When feed is dropped and or eaten from the ground where animals are kept there is a high likelihood that parasites will be ingested in higher than normal quantities. This will have an adverse effect on your horses health as will the chemicals used to combat an infestation.
Wen using a Porta-Grazer it allows the forage to be taken directly into the horse’s mouth in small bites preventing feed from being picked through and dropped to the ground.
By not exposing your horse to the parasites environment fewer chemicals will be needed to control infestation.