Originally Posted by MN Tigerstripes
I wouldn't feed them Safe Choice, the protein levels are a little low for a weanling. During my internship I've spoken with several people (vets, feed reps, and owners) about this product and what horses it is used with and there are better products for weanlings out there. Nutrena makes several as do the other feed companies.
Feeding foals has to be individualized. If the foal is growing too quickly, SafeChoice is a good alternative to the youth designed feeds.
We do feed Nutrena Youth one feeding and SafeChoice the other feeding.