For horses who are not receiving a balanced concentrate feed, the highly palatable Purina® Free Balance® 12:12 Vitamin & Mineral Supplement provides the added vitamins and minerals needed to balance a pasture or hay-only diet. Purina® Free Balance® 12:12 is also available in a 40 pound block.
Feed Form: Granular Mineral or Block
Recommended For: Maintenance horses on pasture or hay.
40 lb Block: Feed free choice in covered feeders to provide approximately 2 ounces per head per day throughout the year.Measured Feeding (25 lb bag): Use the scoop provided to top dress 2 oz once daily per horse onto regular grainor concentrate. Free Choice (25 lb bag): Set Purina® Free Balance® 12:12 Vitamin & Mineral Supplement in a large tub or mineral feeder under shelter or in a run-in shed. Research shows horses consume on average 2 oz per head per day. Horses will eat more than the average some days and less on other days. Some horses will over-consume this supplement when first given free choice. If excessive consumption (more than 4 oz/day) occurs for longer than 2 days, remove access for 2 days, then return to free choice. If over-consumption still occurs, follow directions for measured feeding. When fed as recommended, Purina® Free Balance® 12:12 Vitamin & Mineral Supplement will provide no more than 0.3 ppm selenium to the total diet.
Provide a minimum of 1 lb per 100 lbs body weight per day of hay or the equivalent in pasture.Caution:Follow label directions: Feeding added selenium at levels in excess of 0.3 ppm in the total diet is prohibited. Store in a dry, well- ventilated area protected from rodents and insects. Do not feed moldy or insect-infested feed as it may cause illness or death. This product was made in a feed manufacturing facility that does not handle or store products containing animal proteins prohibited in ruminant feed.