Chia seeds are a 100% natural nutritional supplement for promoting the daily wellbeing of horses and dogs. Rich in omega fatty acids, proteins and dietary fiber but low in sugar % starch. Chia forms a protective gel film in the intestine that supports intestinal health.
Chia seeds contain more omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in an ideal balance than any other plant product. Omega fatty acids helps to lubricate the horse’s skin, promotes the skin resistance and makes a nice & shiny coat!
Omega fatty acids are also good for normal wellbeing joint functions and connective tissues. Fatty acids are also important for pregnant mares.
Chia is low in sugar and starch, so it is also suitable for horses and ponies prone to laminitis. Low sugar level may have positive effect on bowel functions. Chia contains high level of fiber which is good for equine digestive. Low starch and sugar content feed is thought to be useful for horses with gastrointestinal problems. A high-fiber, low starch feed is likely suitable for horses with gastrointestinal disturbance. Due to the low sugar, high-fiber and high oil content, chia can be extremely beneficial for horses experiencing muscle issues.
Chia gels easily and forms a soothing film in the intestines to support intestinal wellbeing. The absorbing properties of chia helps to ensure a perfect balance of fluids and electrolytes. Chia can also be used to remove sand from the intestinal.
Chia is rich in antioxidants and magnesium, essential amino acids, minerals, and vitamins (A, B1, B2, B3, E). Great daily superfood for all horses!
Horses:( 500 kg):
0,5 dl to 1,5 dl a day. (40 – 120 g).
For Sand Removal: max. 2 dl 1 to 2 times a day up to two weeks.
For ponies, a smaller amount in the same proportion.
1 dl weighs about 80 grams.