EQUINE CONSULTING SERVICES
EVIDENCE BASED NUTRITIONAL ADVICE FOR THE HORSE INDUSTRY
BREEDING - PRE-TRAINING - RACING - SPELLING - EQUESTRIAN
With extensive experience in equine science, nutrition and research, Equine Consulting Services provides a unique nutritional service to horse breeders, trainers and owners in Australia and NZ.
Our aim is to deliver scientifically based nutritional advice for all phases of horse growth, development and performance. Consulting nutritionist Dr Caroline Foote is held in high regard by the veterinary industry for assisting in improving performance, optimising growth and reducing the risk of disease through improved nutritional and management strategies.
Equine Consulting Services offers a range of services for the industry including consultations, analysis and development of feeding programs, formulation of mixed feeds, as well as pasture and feed testing. We are committed to remaining up-to-date with the latest nutritional research findings and the transfer of this valuable information to clients through their feeding programs.
Dr Caroline Foote
Caroline with her husband Roger, celebrating the Group 1 Randwick Guineas win of Lion’s Roar, a horse they have a share in as part of the Champion Thoroughbreds syndicate. Lion’s Roar is trained by long-term client, John O’Shea.
Dr Caroline Foote
B.Sc.Agr.(Hons) M.App.Sc. Ph.D.
Doctor of Philosophy (University of Sydney)
Masters of Applied Science (University of Queensland)
Bachelor of Agricultural Science, Honours (University of Sydney)
Following the completion of her Doctor of Philosophy and post-doctoral research fellowship, Caroline founded Equine Consulting Services (2004), identifying a need for independent, evidence-based nutritional support for the horse industry.
An experienced nutritionist with a passion for racing, she consults to leading trainers, breeders and owners in both the racing and performance horse industry.
Caroline shares her love for horses looking after three ex-racehorses with her husband at their property in north-west Sydney.
WHO WE WORK WITH
We work with Thoroughbred training, spelling, pre-training, breeding, performance horse and feed mixing operations.
Our goal is to tailor feeding programs and formulations specific to the needs of our clients, ensuring they are in line with the latest nutritional research findings on the health and performance of horses.