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Purina® Equine Junior® Horse Feed

Equine Junior - JPGHelps weanlings reach their full potential . . . You know your foal's first years are very important. Proper growth and development depend upon strong genetics, a nurturing environment and good nutrition.

Luckily, you're not alone. Purina® Equine Junior® horse feed is a "complete feed", which means it is an all-in-one diet with hay built-in. This feed eliminates nutrient variability of hay or pasture and promotes a consistent diet for growing weanlings.

Feed Form: Complete Pellet and Extruded Nuggets

Recommended For: Weanlings to two-year-olds.

Complete Feed
  • Quality hay built-in eliminates nutrient variability of hay or pasture and promotes consistent nutrient intake.
Nutritionally Balanced
  • Micro-formulated with essential nutrients for optimal health.
Vitamins and Minerals
  • Provides 100% of the required nutrients for horses when fed as directed* so no additional supplements are necessary. *Based on “Nutrient Requirements of Horses Sixth Revised Edition – 2007” published by the National Research Council.
Combined Energy Sources
  • A precise blend of fats, fibers and soluble carbohydrates helps promote a steady growth rate. Equine Junior® Horse Feed is flexible to meet management program goals; you influence rate of growth by amount fed


Purina® Amplify® Nugget
  • The Purina® Amplify® Nugget is a patented, high-fat extruded particle that contains a proprietary blend of vegetable oils, flaxseed and rice bran for an optimal fatty acid profile that supports a strong immune function.
Added Amino Acids
  • Specific amino acid profile for a complete, high quality and very digestible protein to promote proper development of muscle, bone, skin, hair and hooves.
Feed Guard® Nutrition System
  • The FeedGuard® Nutrition System is one of the industry’s most innovative and exacting quality assurance programs. FeedGuard® Nutrition System can help deliver the trust, quality and performance that horse professionals demand every day.



Equine Junior® horse feed


LIGHT BREEDS3004005006007008009001,000  
Lbs/day of Equine Junior®  Horse Feed (when fed as a complete feed without roughage)
Moderate Growth101111.512.751414.515.2515.75  
Rapid Growth11.25121415.516.51717.2517.5  
LARGE BREEDS6007008009001,0001,1001,2001,3001,4001,500
Lbs/day of Equine Junior®  Horse Feed (when fed as a complete feed without roughage)
Moderate Growth1415.5171819202122.2523.524.5
Rapid Growth15.25171920.52223.2524.52525.526

Every horse is unique.  That's why the recommended feeding rates Purina suggests for Equine Junior® horse feed may need to be increased or decreased up to 10-15% to keep your growing horse in peak condition.

Important Considerations: 
  • Do not feed free-choice
  • Feed at regular times (at least twice daily). When feeding rates exceed 1% of body weight, three daily feedings are preferred
  • Any feed changes should be made gradually over a period of 7 to 10 days
  • Changes in the rate of feeding should not exceed one pound per day for each horse
  • Have plenty of fresh, clean water available at all times
  • Prevent the rapid eating by the horse of any feed stuffs
  • Store feed in a dry, well-ventilated area protected from rodents and insects Do not feed moldy or insect-infested feed to animals as it may cause illness or death
  • This product to be fed to the animal species as directed on the label
  • In addition to nutritional care and consultation, be sure to make regular veterinary checkups and farrier appointments part of your horse wellness program


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