Finding the right feed for your horse can be a bit of a minefield, but there is plenty of expert advice available from feed company’s websites and feed helplines if you know where to look and who to contact.
Feed helplines and websites
Allen & Page
Tel: 01362 822900 for a dedicated helpline
Visit www.allenandpage.co.uk for information on intolerances, seasonal feeding and more useful advice
Baileys Horse Feeds
Tel: 01371 850247
Go to www.baileyshorsefeeds.co.uk for an interactive Baileys feed calculator, an ask the experts section and loads of great feeding tips
For specific advice on Blue Chip products and how to incorporate them into your horse’s routine, call the advice line, tel: 0114 263 1200
British Horse Feeds
Go to www.dengie.com for advice on dieting, allergies and intolerances and a laminitis guide. Plus, fill in the online ration evaluation for a personalised diet plan for your horse.
Tel: 08453 455115 for the Dengie feedline
Dodson & Horrell
Tel: 08453 452627 for D&H’s helpline
Go to www.gravenhorse.co.uk for a feeding guide, advice on nutrition-related problems. There is also an online nutritional enquiry form.
Tel: 08448 844850
Visit www.hicksteadhorsefeeds.co.uk for personalised feeding advice, some great tips and a frequently asked questions section
Go to www.horsehage.co.uk for advice on nutrition, the digestive system and a question and answer section
Trident Horse Feeds
Visit www.tridentfeeds.co.uk for a question and answer download
Tel: 01845 565030 for TopSpec’s award-winning nutritional advice service or email@example.com
You can also visit www.topspec.com for more nutritional information
At www.winergy.com you’ll find a diet calculator and vet area.
Winergy care line, tel: 01908 576277
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