Spring Fever in Horses

Does your horse become more flighty, hot and silly in Spring?  With new grass growth and return to regular competition after the winter break, many horse owners complain that their horse is too fresh, anxious or nervous during this time. Spring is the season when grass starts to grow more quickly again after the slow winter months.  That first flush of grass, especially after some rain, can be loaded with simple sugars to fuel quick growth of new pasture.