Dunstan Betabeet Flakes provides a quality fibre source to the ration of all horses. In doing so it helps to enhance digestive health by optimising the microbial environment of the hindgut.
Low in starch and sugar, Dunstan Betabeet Flakes has a number of applications including:
Dunstan Betabeet Flakes is high in Calcium, making it an ideal complement to Oats and Bran, helping to balance the diet.
Provides an additional fibre source that is valuable in preparing rations for horses prone to ulcers Dunstan Betabeet Flakes is very palatable - horses enjoy this highly digestible 'super fibre'.
As a soaked supplement, Dunstan Betabeet Flakes is a valuable addition to the ration for a horse when travelling and away to assist in hydration.
Due to its moist nature at feeding and lack of dust Dunstan Betabeet Flakes is suitable for horses that suffer from respiratory conditions.
Below is a guide for recommended intakes of Dunstan Betabeet Flakes. These are a guide only as intakes will vary depending on body condition and pasture availability.
Horses require a bare minimum of 1% of their body weight in hay, chaff or pasture daily on a dry matter basis.
Dunstan Betabeet Flakes, as a quality fibre source, can be used as a fibre replacement when pasture may be limited, therefore greater intakes may be required.
|Height In Hands||Body Weight (Kg)||Dry weight of Dunstan Betabeet Flakes (Kg)|
NOTE: Always ensure Dunstan Betabeet Flakes is fully soaked prior to feeding.
Easy to use. The only preparation required is the soaking of Dunstan Betabeet Flakes in 5 parts water to 1 part Dunstan Betabeet Flakes ( for example 200 grams of dry Betabeet requires 1 Litre of water to soak)
Dunstan Betabeet fully soaks in 10mins. Warm water ensures faster soaking.
Always ensure the horse has access to clean drinking water.