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RAO, COPD, Heaves, Respiratory Allergies, EIPH (bleeders)Avoid dusty grains, hays & dry pelleted feeds. Feed a complete textured feed high in digestible fibers. Feed chopped or cubed hay. Soak hays.Seminole FeedⓇ Senior Formula, Seminole Wellness Show & SportⓇSeminole Wellness Senior MixⓇ, Seminole Wellness Compete SafeⓇ, Seminole FeedⓇ Show FormulaSeminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Chopped forage products such as Seminole Wellness Equi-SafeⓇ, T/A Cubes or Alfalfa Cubes.
Tying Up (PSSM, EPSM)Avoid grain-based, high-starch diets. Feed low starch feeds. Higher-fat feeds are recommended for EPSM, draft horses and “hard-keepers”.Seminole Wellness Perform Safe™, Seminole Wellness Show & SportⓇ, Seminole Wellness Senior MixⓇSeminole FeedⓇ Senior Formula, Seminole Wellness Compete SafeⓇSeminole Rebound Electrolytes, Seminole Vitamin E & Selenium, Seminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Any type of quality hay or forage product that is low in starch and sugar.
Colic Gas/ImpactionFeed hay at a minimum of 2% of body weight daily. Provide minerals free-choice. Do not feed horse directly on the ground, place a mat under feed bucket to minimize consumption of sandSeminole Wellness®, Seminole FeedⓇ Senior FormulaAny Seminole Feed®Seminole Rebound Electrolytes, Seminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Any quality hay or forage product. Avoid Coastal Hay.
Laminitis (Chronic)Feed diet extremely low in starch.Seminole Wellness Equi-SafeⓇSeminole Wellness Safe & LightⓇVictory Hoof BuilderProvide hays or forages low in starch and sugar.
Laminitis (At Risk)Feed diet low in starch.Seminole Wellness®Seminole FeedⓇ Senior FormulaVictory Hoof BuilderProvide hays or forages low in starch and sugar.
Insulin Resistance/CushingsFeed diet low in starch, watch for weight changes.Seminole Wellness Equi-SafeⓇSeminole Wellness Safe & LightⓇVictory Hoof BuilderProvide hays or forages low in starch and sugar.
DODFeed diet low in starch, high in lysine or protein, with balanced levels of Calcium:Phosphorus.Seminole Wellness Grow RightⓇSeminole FeedⓇ Mare & Foal SweetSeminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12, Seminole FeedⓇ Foal Balancer Milk PelletsAny type of quality hay or forage product.
HYPPKeep potassium low in diet. Avoid excess molasses & alfalfaSeminole FeedⓇ Ultra Dynamix, Seminole Equalizer & OatsGold Chance PelletsRice Bran OilGrass or Oat Hay
Gastric UlcersAvoid grains and high starch feeds. Feed a low starch feed. Decrease feed intake. Feed forage & hay at a minimum of 2% body of weight daily.Seminole Wellness Perform Safe™, Seminole Wellness Safe & LightⓇSeminole Wellness Compete SafeⓇ, Seminole Wellness Calm & CoolⓇSeminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Grass Pasture is ideal. Offer hay free-choice. Mix Seminole Wellness Equi-SafeⓇ into each feeding.
Bolting Feed/ChokeMix chopped or cubed forages with feed to slow feeding rate & encourage horse to chew.Any Seminole Feed® TexturedAny Chopped ForageMixed Seminole Wellness Equi-SafeⓇ with feed along with any type of quality hay.
Poor Teeth/Dental MalocclusionsFollow your equine dentists recommendations. Feed an easy-to-chew feed.Seminole FeedⓇ Senior Formula, Seminole Wellness Senior MixⓇSeminole Chief , Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Seminole Grass/Alfa Balancer MineralSeminole Wellness Equi-SafeⓇ. Leafy, tender hays.
HyperactivityFeed low starch, low sugar diet. Keep volume of feed low. Supplement with oils if needed.Seminole Wellness Perform Safe™, Seminole Wellness Safe & LightⓇAny Seminole Wellness®, Seminole FeedⓇ Senior FormulaSeminole Rice Bran Oil or Seminole FeedⓇ Ultra BloomUltra Bloom®Mixed or grass hay. Mix Seminole Wellness Equi-SafeⓇ into each feeding.
Feeding Oats or a COB DietMix grain with a ration balancer.Seminole FeedⓇ EqualizerSeminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse MineralSeminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12, Seminole FeedⓇ Ultra Bloom, or Rice Bran OilAny type of quality hay.
Pasture or Forage OnlyProvide free-choice minerals.Seminole FeedⓇ Equalizer (optional)Seminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Pasture
Overweight HorseFeed low starch feed to avoid laminitis. Feed a reduced calorie diet & increase exercise.Seminole Wellness Safe & LightⓇ, Seminole Wellness Equi-SafeⓇSeminole FeedⓇ Equalizer, Seminole FeedⓇ LeisureSeminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Coarse Grass Hay
Underweight Horse/Hard KeeperFeed diet high in digestible fibers & fats.Seminole Wellness Show & SportⓇSeminole Wellness Senior MixⓇ, Seminole FeedⓇ Show FormulaSeminole FeedⓇ Ultra Bloom or Seminole Rice Bran OilFree Choice Mixed Hay or Forage
Finicky EaterInclude yeast culture in the horse’s diet. Horses may prefer either sweet feed over pellets or vice versa.Seminole Blue Ribbon, Seminole Wellness Victory!™Seminole Wellness®, Herbal Feeds, Gold Chance PelletsSeminole Chief & Seminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Any quality hay the horse will readily consume.
Geriatric HorseFeed a diet high in digestible fibers. Avoid whole grains.Seminole FeedⓇ Senior Formula, Seminole Wellness Senior MixⓇSeminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12, Seminole FeedⓇ Ultra Bloom or Rice Bran Oil if neededAny quality hay the horse will readily consume. Bottle feed if possible along with creep feeding.Seminole Wellness Equi-SafeⓇ
Orphan FoalBottle feed if possible along with creep feeding.Seminole Wellness Grow RightⓇSeminole FeedⓇ Mare & Foal SweetSeminole FeedⓇ Foal Balancer Milk Pellets, Seminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Any type of quality hay, provide free-choice
Brittle/Split HoovesProvide feed with high quality proteins and amino acids, biotin, methionine & zinc.Any Seminole Premium Feed with at least 12% Protein.Seminole Victory Hoof Builder, Seminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Any type of quality hay or forage product.
Poor EnduranceFeed high calorie, high fat feed with digestible fibers. Avoid low or high starch diets.Seminole Wellness Show & SportⓇ, Seminole Wellness Senior MixⓇSeminole Wellness Perform Safe™, Seminole FeedⓇ Senior FormulaSeminole FeedⓇ Ultra Bloom, Seminole FeedⓇ Grass Balancer 16:8 Horse Mineral, Seminole FeedⓇ Alfa Balancer 12:12Any type of quality hay or forage product. Provide unlimited hay.