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Foal Starter

  • Creep feed specifically for all foals under three months of age
  • Easily digestible and palatable
  • Contains prebiotics for healthy hindgut microflora
Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein, Min. 18.00%
Lysine, Min. 1.25%
Methionine, Min. 0.35%
Threonine, Min. 0.80%
Crude Fat, Min. 6.00%
Crude Fiber, Max. 5.00%
Acid Detergent Fiber, Max. 7.00%
Neutral Detergent Fiber, Max. 13.50%
*NSC (sugar+starch), Max. 36.50%
Calcium, Min. 0.80%
Calcium, Max. 1.30%
Phosphorus, Min. 0.75%
Potassium, Min. 0.90%
Copper, Min. 90 ppm
Zinc, Min. 140 ppm
Selenium, Min. 0.40 ppm
Vitamin A, Min. 3,500 IU/lb
Vitamin D, Min. 350 IU/lb
Vitamin E, Min. 200 IU/lb
Omega-6 Fatty Acids, Min. 2.70%
Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Min. 0.40%

* Not recognized by AAFCO as an essential nutrient

Ingredients

Feeding Oat Meal, Heat-Processed Soybeans, Dried Whey, Dehulled Soybean Meal, Wheat Middlings, Maize Distillers Dried Grains, Beet Pulp, Flaxseed, L-Lysine, DL-Methionine, Calcium Carbonate, Calcium Phosphate, Salt, Magnesium Oxide, Manganous Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Manganese Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Zinc Proteinate, Cobalt Sulfate, Ethylenediamine Dihydriodide, Calcium Iodate, Selenium Yeast, Sodium Selenite, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Niacin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Biotin, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12, Choline Chloride, Ascorbic Acid, Dried Saccharomyces cerevisiae Fermentation Solubles, Brewers Dried Yeast.

Features and Benefits

Foal Starter

  • A free-choice creep feed for all foals transitioning from nursing or Mare's Milk Plus™ milk replacer
  • Compensates for the natural decrease in production and quality of milk during lactation
  • Provides essential vitamins and trace minerals to support healthy growth and development and reduce the occurrence of DODs (developmental orthopedic diseases)
  • Contains higher levels of vitamins E and C and selenium to optimize the foal's natural immune defenses

 

Feeding Directions
 
Foal Type Age Feeding Rate Average Daily Consumption
All nursing, orphaned or rejected foals consuming Mare's Milk Plus™ Nursing to 3-4 months* Free choice 1 lb per 100 lb body weight
Orphaned or rejected foals (as sole diet) Up to 3-4 months* Free choice 2 lb per 100 lb body weight

 

*Transition to BUCKEYE® Nutrition Growth or GRO 'N WIN™ at 3-4 months of age. 

Provide clean, fresh water at all times.