Chestnut Feed News & Updates

Here at Chestnut Horse Feeds HQ, we like to keep you up-to-date with our latest product launches, offers and success stories. Keep checking back for the very latest horse feed information.

 
 

Feeding Picky Eaters and Poor Do-ers

All horses and ponies are individuals and as such, they can vary hugely on the amount of nutrients that they require on a daily basis. We are here to support you to manage these ‘poor do-er’s’, and assist with some nutritional hints and tips to keep them at a healthy weight and an ideal Body Condition Score (BCS).

 

Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome (EGUS)

The incidences and severity of cases of Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome (EGUS) are sadly, on the increase. Recent studies suggest that approximately 93% of thoroughbred, racehorses and endurance horses suffer from ulcers. We know that certain factors can contribute to all types of gastric ulcer formation, however, we also know that appropriate management, including diet can significantly reduce the prevalence of EGUS. Find out more here...

 

Feeding a Laminitic Horse

With the recent spate of wet and warm weather there has been in increase in grass growth and we are well into the time of year when we as horse owners need to be increasingly aware of the risks of Laminitis.

 

Feeding for Breeding – Broodmares & Foals

Appropriate nutrition is one of the fundamentals for a successful breeding programme and the Chestnut Horse Feeds range can help to support your mare and foals health and wellbeing while keep feeding simple and effective.

Chestnut Horse Feeds – Service Update (24/03/2020)

Following the announcement from the Government last night we want to reassure our customers that we are working hard to maintain our service. Over the next month our delivery schedule (by postcode area) is as follows.