The respiratory system of the horse is highly evolved for running. The gas exchange surface area in humans is approximately the size of one third of a tennis court however the gas exchange area of the alveoli of a horse is about ten tennis courts in area! ?
Despite these adaptations the horse’s respiratory system is the limiting factor for athletic capacity. While galloping, all normal horses become hypoxaemic, which means that the level of oxygen in their blood is lower than normal.
Ventilator from Equine America is natural supplement specially formulated using a unique combination of herbs and natural ingredients to support a clear bronchial system and aid all aspects of your horses respiratory health including their airways and lungs.