FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
IS EQUINECTAR LEGAL TO USE?
EquiNectar is a product that supports optimal digestion and hind-gut health of your horse.
It contains no banned substances and is classified as a Complementary Feedstuff.
It is legal to use before and during competition.
HOW DO YOU FEED EQUINECTAR?
For a horse in training:
300ml split evenly across two feeds, so 150ml per feed
DO YOU MIX IN FEED BUCKET?
We've seen that one of the easiest ways to feed EquiNectar is to add it last to the feed bucket and then give everything a gentle mix.
WHAT'S IN EQUINECTAR?
- Our patented Enzyme Rich Malt Extract
- Medium chain triglycerides (from coconut)
- Potassium sorbate
WHICH ENZYMES DOES EQUINECTAR CONTAIN?
(convert starches to sugar)
α-Amylase converts starch and amylopectin to sugars
β-amylase converts starch to sugars eg: maltose
(act further to produce simple sugars eg: glucose)
(convert fructans -storage form of sugar- in grass into glucose and fructose
Convert proteins to absorbable amino acids
(break down plant cell walls and fibre)