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Do you struggle to control your horse's weight?

Evolutionary, horses are designed to trickle feed rather than have starchy feeds several times a day, which is now more common practice.

The high levels of carbohydrates are essential for energy, but consuming high levels of carbohydrate without appropriate exercise, particularly for stabled horses, can lead to excessive weight gain.

How can Haygain help?

The Forager slow feeder can make a significant contribution to reducing the intake, and rate of intake, of forage.

Mimicking trickle feeding the Forager is the natural way to slow the pace of eating, and helps to prevent gastric ulcers from increased chewing and the production of saliva.