Recently, Spillers introduced Ulca Fibre, a new fibre feed which has been proven to help support horses prone to gastric ulcers following veterinary treatment*. So which of these two British Equestrian Trade Association (BETA) EGUS approved fibres is most suitable for your horse – Ulca Fibre or Spillers Alfalfa-Pro Fibre 20kg?
Include soft short chopped alfalfa to extend eating time and provide a natural buffer to stomach acid.
Are low in starch and sugar to support digestive health and reduce the risk of excitability.
Are high in oil for coat shine & slow release energy to fuel optimum condition and performance.
Are high in vitamin E, the most important antioxidant to support immune and muscle health.
Are high in quality protein including lysine to support muscle development and performance.
Are BETA EGUS approved
So, what's the difference?
SpillersUlca Fibre contains a comprehensive blend of added vitamins and minerals meaning it can be fed as a full or partial replacement for compound feed. With the exception of vitamin E, SpillersAlfalfa-Pro Fibre does not contain added vitamins and minerals making it ideal for feeding alongside the recommended ration of an appropriate compound feed or balancer.
Gem the Cob – riding club activities 14.3hh – 500kg 1 Stubbs scoop (600g) – SPILLERS Alfalfa-Pro Fibre per day