Equine Anatomy & Physiology

The Digestive System

How does the course work?

Online Course duration

1 h 40
Online learning

What you will learn

In this course you will learn many interesting facts about the digestive system of the horse including:

  • Why the digestive system of the horse is unique
  • Which parts of the digestive tract are where
  • How the different sections of the digestive tract work
  • The different ways in which horses digest the food they eat
  • Why the horse’s digestive system is a common cause of ill health in horses

Course format



Dr Isabel Imboden