A: If your horse has ever suffered a choke episode they need the large feeder. If they are a large breed horse or if your horse wears a large size halter, then you need a large feeder. If your horse wears a small to medium to halter, they can normally use a small feeder, unless they are a choker.
A: Yes, (Texas A&M Study Link) a study was done in 2011 at Texas A&M University’s Department of Animal Science. In this study, 9 quarter horse geldings were fed twice daily for 3 days. The Original PRE-VENT Feeder® fared favorably when compared to two other popular feeders. It was shown to increase feed times by 30% on average and in the same study; it also minimized feed waste by almost 25% as published in The Equine Journal of Veterinary Science.
A: No, it is included. Hardware must be installed correctly in order to enforce the warranty.
A: The large feeders are 7.1 pounds each and the small feeders are 3.5 pounds each plus the weight of the box may be different. Each individual hardware pack weighs 1 pound each. Shipping rates are determined by UPS dimensional rates, size of box not weight.
You can save by having multiple feeders shipped in same box.
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