A complementary horse feed specifically for adult horses and ponies prone to laminitis.
High fibre, low starch and sugar, forage-based feed for horses and ponies prone to laminitis. Based on laminitis research, Safe & Sound contains the highest specification nutrition to support health, hoof quality and mobility, is highly palatable and can be used all year round. With added biotin and MSM for hoof support and Lami-Free herbs: nettle, rosehip, seaweed and garlic.
Why is molasses included? A very small amount of diluted sugar syrup is included for aroma, taste and to ensure consistency in every scoop.
Is this harmful to your horse? No! The total sugar content in Safe & Sound is only 5%**, making the feed suitable for those prone to laminitis.
How long does it last? 12 days – when fed at recommended levels for a 500kg horse, at least 3 days longer than similar competitor products.
** sugar intake of 0.15g/kg body weight for a 500kg horse.
- Feed 400-600g per 100kg bodyweight per day in conjunction with free access to forage.
- Do not exceed 600g/100kg bodyweight per day in total.
- Divide into at least 2-3 meals per day.
- Ensure a minimum intake of 2kg/100kg bodyweight of forage per day.
- Fresh drinking water must be available at all times.
- Store in a cool, dry place.
Composition: Oatfeed, Nutritionally Improved Straw, Grass Chaff, Chopped Straw, Cane Molasses, Wheatfeed, Unmolassed Sugar Beet, Extracted Sunflower, Mint (1.7%), Grass, Wheat, Vegetable Oil, Full Fat Linseed, Limestone Flour, Full Fat Soya, Dicalcium Phosphate, Vitamin/Trace Mineral Premix, Salt, Nettle Leaves (0.3%), Rosehips (0.2%), Seaweed (0.2%), Methyl Sulphonyl Methane - MSM (0.1%), Garlic Granules (0.1%), Mixture of: Blackcurrant, Kale, Spinach, Beetroot, Rosemary, Rosehip, Pomegranate (0.06%), Calcined Magnesite
- Crude Protein = 8.0%
- Methionine = 1.2g/kg
- Crude Oils & Fats = 3.5%
- Crude Ash = 8.9%
- Lysine = 3.3g/kg
- Crude Fibre = 23.0%
- Starch = 5.8%
- Sugar = 5.0%
- Estimated DE = 8.7 MJ/kg