Formulated for horses and ponies in light work to be fed alongside any of the Hi-Fi range of Fibre Feeds.
Leisure Balancer is low in energy, sugar and starch compared to traditional mixes and cubes and so is ideal for good doers and individuals that require a low sugar and starch diet. If you are feeding less than the recommend amount of a mix or cube you won’t be supplying the required level of nutrients your horse or pony needs. Leisure Balancer contains concentrated levels of vitamins and minerals so that it can be fed in smaller quantities but still provide a balanced diet.
Step 1: Pick the feed from the Hi-Fi range that suits your horse or pony
Step 2: Add Leisure Balancer
|Horse or Pony||Size Guide (hh)||Approx Weight (kg)||Amount of Balancer Required (grams/day)|
|Small Pony (eg: Shetland, Welsh A)||9–12.2||200||200|
|Medium Pony (eg: Exmoor, New Forest)||12.2 – 13.2||300||300|
|Large Pony (eg: Connemara, Welsh D)||13.2 – 14.2||400||400|
|Small Horse (eg: Arab, small TB)||14.2 – 15.2||450||450|
|Medium Horse (eg: TB, ID cross)||15.2 – 16.2||550||550|
|Large Horse (eg: Warmblood)||Over 16.2||650||650|
100grams per 100kgs bodyweight. One standard coffee mug holds approx. 200g and a pint glass approx. 400g.
Typical analysis (%) ‘as fed’
Alfalfa, oatfeed, linseed, vitamins & minerals, wheat, rosemary & thyme.
The visual appearance of the actual product may vary due to environmental conditions during growth and time of harvest.
Leisure Balancer comes in a 15kg bag
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