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post #1 of 5 Old 07-18-2013, 01:03 PM Thread Starter
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Im looking to switch from my current grain (Purina Ultium) to something that will not make him hot or spooky. Are there any good grains/feed out there that will keep his energy up but keep him calm at the same time?
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post #2 of 5 Old 07-18-2013, 10:47 PM
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What type of brands can you get?
My hot tb is on Tribute's Kalm n Ez and beet pulp. He's much calmer on it then other feeds.
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post #3 of 5 Old 07-18-2013, 11:05 PM
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Safe choice And msm as supplement . No alfalfa.
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post #4 of 5 Old 07-18-2013, 11:06 PM
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IMO, you're on the best feed there is, that is mass produced. If you want to cut costs a little, you could feed Strategy and a little Ultium to keep the fat intake up.

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post #5 of 5 Old 07-19-2013, 12:51 AM
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If you're looking for a Purina product, Strategy Healthy Edge is high fat/high energy, but relatively low NSC for a Purina feed (~20%), which should make your horse less hot.

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