Purina Ultium Growth Horse Formula is industry-leading nutrition proven to support the development, growth and adaptive physiology necessary to produce a strong, healthy, athletic horse.
NEEDS OF BROODMARES & GROWING HORSES MARE IN FOAL
Ultium Growth Horse Formula contains a concentrated calorie delivery system that supports the mare through all stages of gestation, with more total calories from added fat and fiber and lower sugar and starch. Lower feeding rates help support digestive health during this essential time. Your foal's best start begins with proper fetal development. Ultium Growth Horse Formula provides research-determined amounts of nutrients, including copper and zinc for developing fetal liver stores to set the foundation for correct growth.
Suckling foals may nurse up to 80 times per day. Ultium Growth Horse Formula provides additional milk components to support immune function, calorie, and nutrient transfers to active, growing foals. Lactating mares can require over 35,000 kcal/day to produce adequate milk and maintain body condition. The concentrated calorie delivery system of Ultium Growth Horse Formula provides the necessary calories during this critical period for both mare and foal sustenance.
Ultium Growth Horse Formula helps support strong bone development by using high-quality nutrient sources. Amino acids, vitamins and minerals are supplied in optimal amounts and ratios as determined by research studies to provide the necessary building blocks for bone growth. Young growing horses need carefully-balanced nutrition for optimal muscle development to grow into successful athletes. The protein quality and amino acid fortification of Ultium Growth Horse Formula supports in the foundation, maturation and maintenance of healthy muscle.
- Sustained Energy System - A unique blend of three fuel sources to provide a steady level of highly digestible energy for developing and growing foals
- Backed by Over Four Years of Research - Including measuring growth curves, body condition, joint health, activity levels and blood work in young, growing horses
- Purina Amplify High-Fat Nugget - A proprietary blend of vegetable oils, flax seed and rice bran helps promote balanced immunity, smooth growth rates and shiny coats
- Optimized Amino Acid Profile - Includes essential amino acids Lysine, Threonine and Methionine and branched chain amino acids to support muscle development and growth
- Highly Digestible Fibers - Including beet pulp and soy hulls provide fermentable fiber to the hindgut for a slow-release calorie source that helps support weight maintenance and consistent lactation in broodmares and steady growth in young, growing horses
- Nutrient-Dense - Blend With Pellets and Purina Amplify High-Fat Nuggets is highly palatable and highly digestible for young horses and broodmares