How will your horse benefit?
- Assists with Weight Loss
- Improved Coat & Hooves
- Provides a Low Calorie Option
- Optimised Digestive Health
- Assists with insulin response
- Improved Health & Well-being
How will you benefit?
- Simplified Feed Regime that supports a restricted diet
- Saving time making up feeds
- More cost effective
- Knowing your horse has everything he needs for optimum health
- Knowing your horse or pony is being provided with the best low calorie and low starch/sugar option to help him recover when there are weight and/or metabolic issues
Add Lami Low-Cal to your horse’s feed for around $2.49/day*
For all overweight horses and ponies, good doers, laminitic or other metabolic conditions, confined to stable/convalescence
Managing the diets of overweight or laminitic horses and ponies is often a huge headache for owners. Neither category should be starved as this can lead to further issues such as ulcers or colic as well as mental stress.
Dietary restrictions however are often necessary which usually means that horses and ponies can be missing out on vital essential nutrients, and this is when Lami Low-Cal can play an integral part of the diet. Lami Low-Cal can bridge those nutritional gaps and the digestive enhancer and gut health packages included in the formulation will assist in reducing acidosis and stabilising the gut PH as well as improving forage digestion. This will keep your horse or pony replete with the nutrients needed on a daily basis to ensure he stays healthy. Lami Low-Cal is super low in starch and sugar and additionally contains no added iron so is ideal to feed to insulin resistant and Cushing’s horses and ponies.
Our Lami Low-Cal bag cover pin-up boy is Dominante, a purebred Andalusian stallion who has been a good doer all his life so needs his diet managing carefully to ensure he avoids metabolic problems.
Fibregenix Lami Low-Cal suits Dominante as it’s specifically formulated to deliver a unique, low calorie, low protein, low starch and sugar, whole cereal & molasses free, high fibre formulation incorporating:-
- digestive enhancement and gut health supplement of MOS & FOS prebiotics and sepiolite, probiotic and nucleotides to help maintain healthy gut function and promote fibre digestibility
- excellent levels of high quality magnesium – research has proven that magnesium may play a vital role in assisting with insulin activity and reducing fat deposits
- organic MSM – this has been added to the hoof improvement supplement for the formation and repair of healthy hooves
- a blend of Omega 3 and 6 from linseed and sunflower with organic zinc for glossy coat and healthy skin- these essential fatty acids have to be provided in the diet but the levels have been carefully balanced to promote coat and skin health without too many calories
- a powerful combination of antioxidants – selenium, Vitamin C and natural Vitamin E
- a complete broad spectrum vitamin & mineral package
Take a look at the links below for even more information on why you should consider Lami Low-Cal as a valuable addition to your horse or pony’s diet.
Feed at 100 g per 100 kg of body weight, do not exceed 200 g per 100 kg of body weight. Please weigh to check the amount. Introduce gradually over a week. Commence feeding with 100 g in the night feed. Feed as a single amount or over 2 feeds.
Example of typical feed regime for approx 500kg laminitic prone horse in light to moderate work with restricted access to pasture
- 500 g Fibregenix Lami Low-Cal mixed with some white chaff
- 8-10 kg low nutritional value hay or soaked hay for an hour prior to feeding, amount fed depends on if horse needs to lose weight or maintain current weight
- 200-400 g beet pulp – dry weight pre-soaking
Example of typical fibre feed regime for approx 500 kg horse with Cushing’s in light/moderate work (eg showing/riding club activities/ low level dressage)
- 500 g Lami Low-Cal plus
- 6-8 kg hay, this must be of NSC value less than 10% – the lower the better,
- 1 kg plain chaff or mixture of chaff/beet pulp or any other fibre feed product.
NB: Hay, chaff, beet pulp etc amounts can be adjusted up or down depending on your horse or pony’s current condition, pasture access etc. NO grain/sweet feeds of any kind.
Laminitic horse or ponies should not be starved, maintain slightly restricted fibre levels by feeding in slow feeder haynets.
- Crude Protein 15%
- Crude Oils & Fats 5%
- Crude Fibre 20%
- Starch 5%
- Sugar 3.8%
- Energy 8.3 MJ/kg
Wheat husks, Oat Hulls, Dehulled Soyabean Meal, Lucerne, Fibregenix Vitamin & Mineral Premix, Full Fat Soya, Limestone, Linseed Meal, Sunflower Meal, Canola Oil, Dicalphosphate, Salt, MOS (Mannan Oligosaccharide) 0.4%, FOS (Fructo Oligosaccharide) 0.4%, MSM 0.25%, nucleotides 0.01%
NB: Wheat feed refers to outer husk of grain not whole cereals.
Vitamin & Minerals:-
Calcium 2.4% Sepiolite 8,000mg/kg
Phosphorus 0.8% Vitamin K3 4mg/kg
Magnesium 0.5% Pantothenic Acid 20mg/kg
Salt 0.18% Folic Acid 20mg/kg
Sodium 0.1% Vitamin B1 25mg/kg
Potassium 0.6% Vitamin B2 10mg/kg
Chloride 0.3% Vitamin B6 20mg/kg
Sulphur 0.2% Vitamin B12 80mcg/kg
Lysine 11.1 g/kg Biotin B7 30mg/kg
Methionine 3.3 g/kg Choline chloride 200mg/kg
Threonine 5.2 g/kg Cobalt 2mg/kg
Vitamin A 60,000iu/kg Copper 200mg/kg
Vitamin C 30mg/kg Manganese 300mg/kg
Vitamin D3 8,000iu/kg Selenium 2mg/kg
Vitamin E 250mg/kg Zinc 500mg/kg
Niacinamide 40mg/kg Iodine 2mg/kg
- Calcium iodate 3.1mg/kg
- Cupric sulphate Pentahydrate 700mg/kg
- Cupric Chelate of Glycine Hydrate 104mg/kg
- Manganous Oxide 403mg/kg
- Manganese Chelate of Glycine Hydrate 227mg/kg
- Zinc Oxide 555mg/kg
- Zinc chelate of Glycine Hydrate 384mg/kg
- Sodium Selenite 2.2mg/kg
- Selenium Enriched Yeast 454mg/kg
- Cobalt Carbonate 3.8mg/kg
Actisaf Yeast (S. Cerevisiae Sc47) 20 x 10⁹ CFU