Carol Layton B.Sc M.Ed (Balanced Equine) is an independent equine nutritionist with a science and technology background and an interest in the optimal feeding of horses.
In 2008, Carol enrolled in equine nutrition courses provided by Dr Eleanor Kellon VMD and has never stopped studying. In 2009, Dr Eleanor Kellon asked her to tutor students in the online nutrition course, NRC Plus, and she is still tutoring students today. Carol is currently a lecturer in equine nutrition for the Certificate of Equine Hoof Care course, nationally recognized, in Tasmania, Australia. She has been invited to speak at Equitana Sydney and at a number of conferences including the Functional Hoof Conferences in 2011 and 2014, the World Hoof Care Conference in Prague 2012, and more recently at the 2016 Pacific Hoof Care Practitioners Conference in San Diego, CA.