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HYGAIN TRU GAIN® is a safe (slow release) and effective extruded high fat supplement, providing your horse with a cool energy source along with bio-available Vitamin E and Selenium. The increased energy density is designed to rapidly boost your horse’s body condition and assist performance horses in meeting their energy requirements.
HYGAIN TRU GAIN® as an alternative energy source provides the following benefits to your horse’s diet:
• Increases energy content of diet without fizz
• Reduces excitability
• Increases oxidative capacity in performance horses
• Acts as a carrier for fat soluble vitamins
HYGAIN TRU GAIN® is ideal for:
• Horses that require weight gain
• High Performance horses
• Endurance horses
• Show & sales preparation
• Horses prone to Tying Up/stomach ulcers
• Poor Doers
• Stud horses
Crude Protein 10%
Crude Fat 20%
Max Crude Fibre 18%
Vitamin E 700 IU/kg
Selenium 1 mg/kg
Rice Bran Oil, Bran, Legume Hulls, Soya-bean Meal, Natural Vitamin E, Bio-Available Selenium, Calcium Carbonate.
HYGAIN® RBO® Equine Performance Oil®– HYGAIN® RBO® Equine Performance Oil® is a blend of rice bran oil, omega 3, 6 & 9 essential fatty acids and natural anti-oxidants known to improve the health and structural integrity of cell membranes. HYGAIN® RBO® oil plays an important role in maximising energy efficiency due to its energy dense nature and is digested efficiently in the small intestine reducing the ‘sugar high’ associated with high grain diets. HYGAIN® RBO® promotes growth and development of the muscular system, top line and a healthy skin and coat.
Natural Vitamin E – This unique and highly stable form of Natural Vitamin E known as RRR-a-tocopherol is up to 5 times more bio available and potent than regular synthetic sources of Vitamin E. Research has shown that this form of Natural Vitamin E provides higher retention levels in plasma, further aiding antioxidant, immune, cardiovascular, circulatory, neuromuscular and reproductive functions.
Bio-Available Selenium – Selenium acts as an antioxidant to prevent fatty acid oxidation which can cause tissue damage. Research has shown that an organic form of selenium, is more readily absorbed and retained than selenium in inorganic forms.
HYGAIN TRU GAIN® may also be used to decrease (partially replace) the amount of grain in your horse’s diet, providing a safer method of supplying calories. Reduced levels of starch intake may decrease the risk of feed related disorders such as colic, laminitis, acidosis, Equine Metabolic Syndrom and Cushings.
Horses that are adapted to dietary fat have an increased oxidative capacity and spare muscle and liver glycogen during aerobic exercise.
A high quality coat is partially dependent on providing horses with essential fatty acids for healthy skin and gleaming hair as provided in HYGAIN TRU GAIN®.
HYGAIN®’s controlled moisture and pressure cooking process (extrusion) promotes highly efficient digestion and nutrient utilisation and improved feed safety.
HYGAIN TRU GAIN® can be fed as an addition to your horse’s premixed feed/grains and roughage. Feeding amount may be influenced by age, breed, appetite, exercise, desired body condition and pasture/hay quality and availability.
HYGAIN TRU GAIN® Feeding Chart by weight* (rates per day)
(Less than 400kg/880lbs)
250g – 500g TRU GAIN®
(0.5lbs – 1.1lbs)
500g – 1000g TRU GAIN®
(1.1lbs – 2.2lbs)
- Introduce HYGAIN® TRU GAIN® to your horse’s diet gradually over a 7-14 day period.
- Feed by weight and not by volume.
- Feed a minimum of 1% of your horse’s body weight daily as roughage.
- Horses have a small stomach, so feed little and often.
- Ensure horses have access to clean water.