A high-fibre maintenance feed for leisure horses and ponies with added vitamins and minerals.
Hi-Fi Good Do-er can be fed on its own as the bucket feed for horses and ponies undertaking a weight loss programme or to replace part of the hay ration. If using as a hay replacer, Hi-Fi Good Do-er can be fed in large tub trugs or similar.
|Horse or Pony||Size Guide (hh)||Approx Weight (kg)||Resting or light Work Bucket feed (kg/day)||Resting or light Work Partial hay replacement (kg/day)||Replace bucket feed & hay / grazing (kg/day)|
|Small Pony (eg: Shetland, Welsh A)||9–12.2||200||0.5 - 1.0||up to 2.5||up to 3|
|Medium Pony (eg: Exmoor, New Forest)||12.2 – 13.2||300||0.5 – 1.5||up to 3.5||up to 4.5|
|Large Pony (eg: Connemara, Welsh D)||13.2 – 14.2||400||1.0 – 2.0||up to 5||up to 6|
|Small Horse (eg: Arab, small TB)||14.2 – 15.2||450||1.0 – 2.0||up to 5.5||up to 6|
|Medium Horse (eg: TB, ID cross)||15.2 – 16.2||550||1.5 – 2.5||up to 7||up to 8|
|Large Horse (eg: Warmblood)||Over 16.2||650||1.5 – 2.5||up to 8||up to 10|
One large Stubbs scoop = 300g
The amount and kind of work your horse or pony is doing is an important factor when calculating the quantity and type of feed to give. Try to use a fibre based diet to promote a healthy digestive system and only use cereal based feeds if absolutely necessary.
|Convalescence/Resting||Horses on box rest, or turned away.|
|Light work||Maximum of 1 hour per day hacking, mostly at walk with some trotting and cantering, or 30 minutes of schooling, mostly at the trot with some canter.|
|Medium work||Schooling, dressage, show-jumping, novice or intermediate 1 day eventing or hunting 1 day per week.|
|Hard Work||Advanced one day events. 3 day events, hunting 2 days per week, polo and all forms of racing.|
Typical analysis (%) ‘as fed’
|Copper, as copper sulphate||10mg/kg|
|Selenium, as sodium selenite||0.2mg/kg|
|Vitamin E, as alpha tocopherol||81 IU/kg|
Cereal straw, alfalfa, molasses, mould inhibitor, spearmint oil, lysine, zinc sulphate, magnesium sulphate, vitamin E, copper sulphate, sodium selenite.
The visual appearance of the actual product may vary due to environmental conditions during growth and time of harvest.
Hi-Fi Good Do-er comes in a 20kg bale.
The current situation we all find ourselves in has created uncertainty for all industries but we want to reassure you that Dengie is fully committed to the manufacture and supply of our products into the market during this time.
Well this is a blog I didn’t expect to have to write...eventing is off! All the horses are on great form and have been busy in preparation for their season to start, which unfortunately has been delayed!