SafeChoice Special Care

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Low controlled starch formula for horses with metabolic concerns and easy keepers

14.0%

Crude Protein

17.0%

Max Crude Fiber

7.0%

Crude Fat

SafeChoice Special Care is specially designed for horses that are prone to metabolic issues related to starch intake. It's also ideal for easy keepers, ponies, and miniature horses.

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More Benefits

Lowest levels of starch and sugar in the SafeChoice lineup

Corn and corn co-product free

Added prebiotics and probiotics support the intestinal microbes to help your horse achieve more efficient absorption of nutrients.

Every bag of Nutrena feed delivers consistent nutrient levels

To support immune system strength, we include organic trace mineral complexes

Including Topline Balance, the Nutrena brand's unique approach to topline health

Guaranteed Analysis

What makes some feeds better than others? What nutrients really make a difference in your horse's health? And how do we deliver the right combination for your animal? Those were our questions. Smart Grain Formulation is our answer.

Nutrient Level
Crude Protein, minimum 14.0%
Lysine, minimum 0.85%
Methionine, minimum 0.35%
Threonine, minimum 0.55%
Crude Fat, minimum 7.0%
Crude Fiber, maximum 17.0%
ADF, maximum 19.0%
NDF, maximum 39.0%
Dietary Starch*, maximum 10.0%
Sugar*, maximum 3.0%
Calcium, minimum 0.90%
Calcium, maximum 1.20%
Phosphorus, minimum 0.70%
Copper, minimum 50 ppm
Zinc, minimum 160 ppm
Selenium, minimum 0.60 ppm
Vitamin A, minimum 3,000 IU/lb
Vitamin D, minimum 350 IU/lb
Vitamin E, minimum 100 IU/lb
Biotin, minimum 0.45 mg/lb
Lactobacillus acidophilus, minimum 5.1 MIL CFU/LB
Lactobacillus casei, minimum 5.1 MIL CFU/LB
Bifidobacterium thermophilum, minimum 5.1 MIL CFU/LB
Enterococcus Faecium, minimum 5.1 MIL CFU/LB

*NSC (Non-structural Carbohydrates) = Dietary Starch + Sugar

Feeding Instructions

Horse Selector Ref

Life Stage Activity Level Lbs Feed per 100 lbs bodyweight
Maintenance Horses Maintenance 0.25 - 0.5
Performance Horses Light exercise 0.5 - 0.75
Broodmares & Foals First two trimesters of gestation 0.25 - 0.5
Broodmares & Foals Last trimester of gestation 0.5 - 0.75
Broodmares & Foals Early lactation (foaling to 3 months) 1.0 - 1.5
Broodmares & Foals Late lactation (3 months to weaning) 0.75 - 1.0
Broodmares & Foals Foals Creep Feed
Broodmares & Foals Weanlings 1.5 - 2.0
Broodmares & Foals Yearlings 0.75 - 1.5
Minis & Ponies Maintenance 0.25 - 0.5
Minis & Ponies Light exercise 0.5 - 0.75

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