Top 7 Reasons the Competitive Horse Needs to be on Formula 4 Feet
Formula 4 Feet provides over 65 micronutrients, in a highly palatable pellet. These include 10 multivitamins, 18 amino acids, 16 minerals, 4 antioxidants and essential fatty acids, including Omega 3s. Due to its comprehensive formulation, Formula 4 Feet is an excellent general supplement to help keep your horse in tip top health.
Formula 4 Feet provides a daily dose of 20 mg biotin for a 450 kg horse. Most studies on the effects of hoof horn following supplementation with biotin, indicate that 20 mg is necessary to achieve consistent improvement.
Each batch of Formula 4 Feet is tested free of substances listed in the Common Feed Contaminants Screen before it is offered for sale. Products including these substances would result in a positive dope test under FEI and Jockey Club rules. Testing completed on Formula 4 Feet is done at the world’s leading forensic laboratory.
Formula 4 Feet contains methionine, an important natural sulphur containing amino acid. Methionine is necessary to provide the building blocks of strong hoof horn.
Formula 4 Feet contains amino acids lysine and threonine. Lysine and threonine are the two most important rate limiting amino acids, if they are in short supply, protein and energy metabolism is inhibited, preventing your horse from getting all the goodness from his food.
Formula 4 Feet contains Riboflavin which is important for efficient energy metabolism and healthy skeletal muscles. Elevated serum concentrations of CPK, an indicator of skeletal muscle damage, are commonly found in laminitis cases.
Formula 4 Feet contains short chain oligosaccharides from natural ingredients. These have been shown to be important in maintaining a healthy microbial population in the horse’s hindgut. Oligosaccharides help to “bind” some species of pathogenic bacteria, further promoting intestinal health.