Tuesday, May 11, 2021

KER: Stallion Nutrition, Coenzyme Q10 Improves Semen Quality

Stallions need to be well-fed to perform their best in the breeding shed. Good forage and concentrates are important, but researchers are discovering specific supplements that have specific effects. Coenzyme Q10, for example, "is an important cofactor in energy supply for spermatozoa and is responsible, in part, for motility," according to an article on the website for Kentucky Equine Research.

Read about what Coenzyme Q10, and what it does, here.

Stallion Painting by Jerome Hesketh, 1647

National Trust, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

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