Formulated for horses and ponies in work or those with increased nutritional requirements, to be fed alongside any of the Alfa-A range of Fibre Feeds.
The aim of this diet is to utilise the energy and quality protein that the Alfa-A range of Fibre Feeds provide with the Performance+ Balancer supplying essential nutrients to balance the ration as well as ingredients designed to promote health and condition.
Step 1: Pick the feed from the Alfa-A range that suits your horse or pony
Step 2: Add Performance+ 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.
|Mare (early pregnancy)||100g per 100kg bodyweight|
|Mare (last trimester)||200g per 100kg bodyweight|
|Mare (lactating)||250g per 100kg bodyweight|
|Youngstock (weanling 6 months)||200g per 100kg of anticipated mature bodyweight|
|Yearling||180g per 100kg of anticipated mature bodyweight|
|18-24 Months||180g per 100kg of anticipated mature bodyweight|
Typical analysis (%) ‘as fed’
Alfalfa, oatfeed, linseed, vitamins & minerals, wheat, rosemary & thyme, glucosamine, B vitamins, FOS prebiotics
The visual appearance of the actual product may vary due to environmental conditions during growth and time of harvest.
Performance+ Balancer comes in a 15kg bag
I can’t tell you how different Flores is to ride. He has stopped spooking and doesn’t get cross to the leg anymore – I’m a Dengie fibre convert!
Read the case study
The end of the event season didn’t go quite to plan basically because the weather meant that all the events I had planned to do in the autumn were cancelled.