Equine Advantage Low Starch Omega Plus
Available in a 40 lb. bag
A textured feed that is designed for horses that require moderate to significant calories in addition to their forage. Fortified with Grand Meadows supplement for the overall health and immune system of your horse. Made with calm digestible energy that comes from high-quality fiber and fat sources. Low Starch Omega Plus is low in non-structured carbohydrates (NSC) and may be suitable for horses with insulin resistance, Cushing’s Disease,prone to tying up, Polysaccharide Storage Myopathy (PSSM), obesity, and Equine Metabolic Syndrome (EMS). The PLUS is added sources of Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids, along with higher levels of both biotin and lysine.
List of Ingredients:
Soy Hulls (Not more than 30%), Wheat Middlings, Beet Pulp, Suncured Alfalfa Meal, Rice Bran, Flax Oil, Soybean Oil, Flaxseed Meal, Dehulled Soybean Meal, Monocalcium Phosphate, Dried Saccharomyces cerevisiae fermentation solubles, Calcium Carbonate, Cane Molasses, Potassium Chloride, Iron Proteinate, Zinc Proteinate, Magnesium Oxide, Vitamin E Supplement, d-Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate, Manganese Proteinate, DL-Methionine Hydroxy Analogue, Choline Chloride, Silicon Dioxide, L-Lysine Monohydrochloride, Ascorbic Acid, Copper Proteinate, Niacin, Citric Acid, Natural Mixed Tocopherols, Rosemary Extract, Natural and Artificial Flavors added, Sodium Selenite, Biotin, Folic Acid, Riboflavin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Calcium Pantothenate, Carotene, Vitamin A Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Ethylenediamine Dihydriodide, Cobalt Sulfate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Salt, Dicalcium Phosphate, Potassium Sulfate, Magnesium Sulfate, Brewer’s dried yeast, hydrated sodium calcium aluminosilicate, Manganese Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Selenium Yeast, Ferrous Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Diatomaceous Earth, Propionic Acid (a preservative).
Each horse is unique and should be fed to maintain desired body condition and performance. Feeding rates need to be adjusted according to the horse’s condition and training or competition schedule. Split the recommended feeding levels into two or more feedings each day.
Feed 0.25 to 0.5 pounds of feed per 100-pounds of bodyweight.
Light Exercise/Late Gestation/Breeding Stallions
Feed 0.5 to 0.75 pounds of feed per 100-pounds of bodyweight.
Medium Exercise/Late Lactation (3 months to weaning)
Feed 0.75 to 1.0 pounds of feed per 100-pounds of bodyweight.
Heavy Exercise/Late Lactation (Foaling to 3 months)
Feed 1.0 to 1.5 pounds of feed per 100-pounds of bodyweight.
Yearlings and 2-Year Olds
Feed 0.75 to 1.5 pounds of feed per 100-pounds of bodyweight.
Do not exceed a maximum inclusion level of 60% in the total diet so as not to exceed 0.3 PPM of added selenium per head per day. Feed along with a good, clean quality hay or pasture equivalent at the rate of 1 to 1.75 lbs per 100 lbs of bodyweight daily. Make all feeding changes gradually over a two week period. Provide plenty of fresh, clean water at all times except to hot, tired horses. Horses should be cooled out properly before having access to unlimited water or being fed. Performance horses should be fed at least twice per day and may benefit from being fed more frequently. Horses should have their feeding rate reduced when exercise is reduced. Salt should be available free choice. CAUTION: Follow label directions. Feeding added selenium at levels in excess of 0.3 PPM in the total diet is prohibited.