Laminitic Feeds

Laminitic Feeds

All of the below feeds are described online as suitable for Laminitics or those horses and ponies which have had laminitis in the past by the companies advertising them. Starch and sugar per day are based on a 500kg horse in medium work fed at the recommended amount.

 
Feed Brand & Name Digestible Energy MJ/kg Oil % Protein % Fibre % Starch % Starch/day (g) Total Sugar % Sugar/day (g) Laminitic Trust?
Allen & Page Fast Fibre 8 3 7 26 5 181 2.5 91 No
Allen & Page 'L'Mix 7 3.5 7 30 3.75 135 / / No
Balanced Horse Feeds At Grass Mix 10 4 11.5 12 / / / / No
Balanced Horse Feeds High Fibre Cubes 10 4.5 9.5 20 / / / / No
Baileys Alfalfa Plus Oil 12.5 11.5 15 30 / / / / No
Baileys Light Chaff 8 6 10 30 / / / / No
Baileys No 14 / 4.5 16 12 <10 <45 / / No
Baileys No 19 / 7 26 7.5 / / / / No
Baileys Outshine 24 26 12.5 8 / / / / No
Baileys Stud Balancer / 5.5 32 5 / / / / No
Blue Chip Lami-Light / / / / / / / / /
British Horse Feeds Fibre-Beet 11 3 10 22 / / / / Yes
British Horse Feeds Speedi-Beet 12 0.7 9 16 / / / / Yes
Chestnut Horse Feeds Alpha Easy 9.5 4.5 9 22 / / / / No
Chestnut Horse Feeds Chestnut Lite 7 2 6 30 / / / / No
Dengie Alfa-A Lite 9 2.5 12 27 2 50 8 200 Yes
Dengie Alfa-A Molasses Free 11.5 8.5 14 27 2 50 4.5 113 Yes
Dengie Alfa-Beet 10.5 3 14 32 2 / 5 / Yes
Dengie Healthy Hooves 8.5 2.5 9 27 1.5 38 5 125 Yes
Dengie Healthy Hooves Molasses Free 8.5 5 9 27 1.5 38 2.5 63 Yes
Dengie Hi-Fi Lite 7.5 1.5 10 35 1.5 15 7 70 Yes
Dengie Hi-Fi Molasses Free 8.5 6.5 10 35 1.5 15 1.5 15 Yes
Dodson & Horrell Alfalfa 10 2.5 15 30 / / / / No
Dodson & Horrell Fibergy 9 7.5 8 35 / / / / No
Dodson & Horrell High Fibre Nuts 9.5 3 9 20 13.5 203 / / No
Dodson & Horrell Safe and Sound 8.5 4 8 23 5 75 5 75 No
Dodson & Horrell Ultimate Balancer 11.5 6 25 5 / / / / No
Equifeast LamiCORE 15.9 22.5 18.9 4.7 4.3 11 13 33 No
Havens Cool Mix / 2.8 11.6 12.4 33.1 / 3.9 / No
Havens Natural Balance / 7.1 10.2 12.8 36.7 / 2.8 / No
Horsehage Mollichaff Alfalfa Light 7.5 1.5 8.5 34 / / / / No
Horsehage Mollichaff Alfalfa Oil 10.5 9 14 33 / / / / No
Horsehage Mollichaff Barley-Plus 13 5.5 12 5 / / / / No
Horsehage Mollichaff Calmer 9.8 5.7 7.5-8.5 25 / / / / No
Horshage Mollichaff Hoofkind 9 7.5 5.5-6.5 28 / / / / No
Horsehage Mollichaff Veteran 9 4.5 7.8-9 23 / / / / No
Mitavite Munga 13 / 25 13.5 5.2 85 / / No
Pure Feed Co. Pure Balance 12.5 7.8 20.2 7.2 13.8 69 4.9 25 No
Pure Feed Co. Pure Easy 8.7 5.6 10 29 3 68 7 158 No
Pure Feed Co. Pure Fibre Balance 10.2 8.7 11 23 5 5 5 5 No
Saracen Equi-Jewel 18 18 12.5 13 / / / / No
Saracen Shape-Up Balancer 9.9 6.5 10 16 8.3 / / / No
Saracen Slim Chaff 7.6 1.5 6 23.6 6.8 / 6.4 / No
Saracen Super Fibre Pencils 9.8 3.2 10 22 9.6 / / / No
Simple System Luci Cobs 9.5-10.5 1-3 13-16 30-35 <5 / <5 / No
Simple System Eclipse Recovery / 16-18 15-18 16-22 <5 <10 <5 <10 No
Simple System Lucie fibre Cubes 8-10 1-2 9-12 30-40 <3 <150 <5 <250 No
Simple System Lucie Nuts 10-11 2-4 13-16 24-28 <5 <138 <7 <193 No
Simple System Luci Stalks <10 1-2 8-12 35-45 <3 / <5 / No
Simple System Metaslim / 12-15 19-25 15-20 <4 <15 <4 <15 No
Simple System Purabeet 9-11 0.5-2 8-10 17-22 <5 <125 <5 <125 No
Simple system Timothy Chop 8-10 2-4 3-8 35-40 <1 / <10 / No
Simple System Total Eclipse / 30-35 18-23 6-10 <3 <1 <3 <1 No
Spillers Happy Hoof 8.8 4 8 25 4 110 / / Yes
Spillers High Fibre Cubes 8.4 2.75 10 20 10 275 / / Yes
Spillers Lite Balancer 10 4.8 15 17 8 40 / / No
Topspec AntiLam / / / / / / / / No
Topspec Cool Condition Cubes / / / / / / / / No
Topspec FibrePlus Cubes / / / / / / / / No
Topspec Lite Balancer / / / / / / / / No
Topspec TopChop Lite / / / / / / / / No
Winergy Balancer 8.8 5 12 22 7.5 / / / No
Winergy Low Energy 8.3 4 10.5 27 3.5 / / / No
Winergy Senior 10 5 13 26 3.5 / / / /

 
 Top 10 feeds for your Laminitic horse (based on information provided in the above table)

All these feeds are highlited in green in the table above.
 

1

 

Simple System - Total Eclipse 

2.

Pure Feed Co. - Pure Fibre Balance

3.

Simple System - Eclipse Recovery

 

4.

Dengie - Hifi Molasses Free

5.

Simple System - Metaslim

6.

EquiFeast - LamiCORE

7.

Dengie - Hifi Lite

8.

Pure Feed Co. - Pure Balance

9.     

Dengie - Healthy Hooves Molasses Free

10.

 

Dodson and Horrell - Safe and Sound