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Hardy Hoof * NEW FORMULA *

  • A powdered formulation for healthy hooves

    To encourage hoof regeneration and production of strong, resilient hooves.

    • Ideal for horses and ponies with cracked, brittle, or weak hooves
    • Optimises hoof growth rate and good quality horn production
    • Contains Biotin for optimum hoof health
    • A complex formulation of vitamins, minerals and amino acids to provide consistent hoof nutrition
    Click for further nutritional information
  • A powdered formulation for healthy hooves

    To encourage hoof regeneration and production of strong, resilient hooves.

    • Ideal for horses and ponies with cracked, brittle, or weak hooves
    • Optimises hoof growth rate and good quality horn production
    • Contains Biotin for optimum hoof health
    • A complex formulation of vitamins, minerals and amino acids to provide consistent hoof nutrition
    Click for further nutritional information
  • A powdered formulation for healthy hooves

    To encourage hoof regeneration and production of strong, resilient hooves.

    • Ideal for horses and ponies with cracked, brittle, or weak hooves
    • Optimises hoof growth rate and good quality horn production
    • Contains Biotin for optimum hoof health
    • A complex formulation of vitamins, minerals and amino acids to provide consistent hoof nutrition
    Click for further nutritional information
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Products specifications
Nutrition Information

Keratin is responsible for the resilient structure of the hoof wall. This is a structural protein also found in hair, wool, skin and finger nails, and is made up of certain amino acids.

Providing the amino acids Methionine, Threonine and Lysine, which are present in high levels in Hardy Hoof, allows Keratin synthesis, with Methionine being of particular importance because the horse can convert this into Cysteine, the amino acid that gives Keratin it’s strength and structure. In order for this to happen, Vitamin B6 must also be present.

Calcium is a macro-mineral that plays an important role in the formation of bones, muscles, teeth, and virtually every other structure in the horse's body - it’s also crucial for good hoof growth. Calcium is necessary for the adhesion of one cell to the next, which is of particular importance in hooves, where cells are arranged tightly.

The trace mineral Zinc has many roles in the equine body, including some involvement with cell division and growth rates. It is thought to be necessary for the horse’s ability to utilise amino acids and Sulphur, and therefore production of Keratin. Absorption of Zinc is affected by Copper levels within the body, so these minerals should be supplemented in the correct ratio.

In addition to amino acids and these minerals, new Hardy Hoof contains Biotin, probably the best-known hoof health ingredient - only 1mg of Biotin is needed for all round health, however, those with poor hooves have been shown to greatly benefit from the addition of extra Biotin to the diet. Our Hoof supplement contains 35mg of Biotin to ensure optimum hoof growth and health. In addition to this, MSM is an excellent source of dietary Sulphur, a mineral necessary for the integrity of the hoof wall as it has a role in bonding protein strands in the hoof. Hardy Hoof also contains Iodine, which is essential for healthy thyroid function, which in turn is necessary for hoof and hair quality. Finally, Linseed is widely used to improve hoof quality, as it is rich in essential fatty acids, which help to seal moisture into the hoof. Combined with the phospholipid Lecithin (which is rich in Choline for cell flexibility) this aids pliability of the hooves, and helps to maintain the optimum moisture level, stopping the hooves from absorbing external moisture. Hay diets in particular may be low in fatty acids.

Feeding Guide

Weight of Horse/Pony Approx. Height Amount per day
Miniature (under 250kg) Under 12hh 1 scoops
Pony (250kg - 400kg) 12 - 14hh 1.5 scoops
Horse (400kg - 600kg) 14 - 16hh 2 scoops
Large Horse (over 600kg) 14 - 16hh 3 scoops

1 level (50ml) scoop of Hardy Hoof Formula weighs approximately 34g/1.2oz.

It takes approximately 8-12 months for hoof horn to grow from the coronary band to the weight-bearing surface. Feed Hardy Hoof Formula continuously to support good hoof horn growth.

Feed supplements should be fed according to body weight; height has been given as a guide. Introduce to the horses diet gradually, splitting between feeds (when applicable).

Hardy Hoof Formula is a complementary feeding stuff for equine animals. Feedmark uses nothing in the formulation of this product that contravenes competition rules.

 

Composition
Vitamin, mineral and amino acid premix (maize meal base), Brewer's yeast, Micronised whole linseed, MSM, Soy lecithin, Permitted antioxidant and flow agent. Nutrient analysis per 500kg BW serving Calcium 3g Phosphorus 1.5g Manganese 200mg Iodine 1.5mg Copper 100mg Zinc 300mg B6 20mg Biotin (B7) 35mg Lysine 6g Methionine 8g Threonine 2g MSM 3.2g
Analytical
Crude protein 25.8%, Crude oils & fats 9.02%, Crude fibre 1.2%, Crude ash 25.1%
Additives
(per kg): Iodine (Eb202 Calcium iodate anhydrous) 20mg; Copper (Cupric sulphate pentahydrate) 1350mg; Zinc (3b603- Zinc Oxide) 4050mg; Manganese (Maganous oxide) 2700mg, DL-Methionine (3c301) 108g; L-Lysine monohydrochloride (3.2.3) 81g; L-Threonine (3.3.1) 27g; D-Biotin (3a880) 470mg; vitamin B6 (3a831) 270mg; Antioxidant (E321) 66mg; Silica (E551b) 3.3g.
Hardy Hoof * NEW FORMULA *
4.7 / 5
Independent Feedback based on 6 verified reviews.

Mrs Victoria Nicholls 2 months ago.
Merlin has been on this supplement for quite some time now and I intend to keep him on it for life :-) After trying numerous other well known expensive hoof supplements that he basically refused to eat and did very little for him, I've finally found a product that actually works. His hoof quality has improved dramatically and my farrier now has something to work with!
Mrs Sarah Brotherton 6 months ago.
They eat it well and look well on it too
Trusted Customer
Excellent product which works
Ms Sharon Homer 9 months ago.
I've used other hoof supplements but nothing compares to Hardy Hoof! Excellent!
Ms Stephanie Barber 10 months ago.
Looks ok bit early to say if it’s had any beneficial effect
Mrs Denise Cameron 10 months ago.
Excellent