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Harbison Performance HGD

Regular price $32.50

Harbison High Gut Diet (HGD) is a low starch, oat free and high fibre pellet designed to meet the nutritional needs of horses in moderate work, pregnant mares and growing horses.

FEATURES

  • DIGESTION

    Low starch, high fibre composition stabilizes the hindgut digestion.

  • ENERGY

    Facilitates energy absorption in the large bowel via the volatile fatty acid pathway.

  • EXCITABILITY

    Minimizes excitability seen in some grain fed horses.

  • MINERALS

    Contains added trace minerals and fat soluble vitamins.

  • ELECTROLYTES

    Contains added electrolytes to replace sweat loss in working horses and promote fluid intake.

  • ENDURANCE

    Proven with endurance horses.

  • DESIGN

    Designed as an ‘all in one’ pellet to simplify good feeding practice economically.

FEEDING GUIDE

Pregnant Mares
Feed 2kg to 4kg per day.*
Lactating Mares
Feed 3kg to 5kg per day.*
Weanlings
Feed a mixture of 40% HGD, 20% Lucerne Hay/Chaff, 40% Cereal Hay/Chaff by weight.
Growing Horses
Feed 6gm to 7gm per kilogram of body weight per day.
Moderate Work
Feed 3kg to 5kg per day.

*In conjunction with approximately 2% body weight in roughage daily. To slow growth, or reduce body weight, substitute Balancer pellets for part or all of HGD ration, in the ratio of 1 Balancer to 3 HGD by weight.