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Frequently Asked Questions About Our Equine Supplements

What are probiotics?

Probiotics are live bacteria that every digestive system needs to function effectively. It is the same type of bacteria that is in yogurt.

When a horse is given antibiotics, and to some extent paste wormers, it destroys the good bacteria in addition to the harmful ones. That is why animals often stop eating when they are being doctored with antibiotics. Supplements from Ounce of Prevention have enough probiotics to add almost one-and-a-half billion units per day to your horse's diet. This is why when fed daily, they will increase feed efficiency to the point that feed intake can be cut back, which saves money.


What is the difference between worming and using Ounce of Prevention Equine Supplements as a wormer?

Scientific research suggests that the texture of the minerals in our supplements is sharp, and as they pass across the parasite, they cut and kill the organism. The advantage of this process is that it is a mechanical method as opposed to a poisonous method poisonous, such as a paste wormer to which horses can build up immunity.

What is the difference between other supplements and Ounce of Prevention?

Every supplement is different. You should carefully read labels to determine what will work best for your animal's body and health situation.

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Keep in mind that the first ingredient on the label is the largest ingredient. You should avoid supplements where the first ingredient is a filler, such as wheat by-product or dried alfalfa meal.

Other important ingredients to look for are probiotics and the amount of vitamin E. These are the two most expensive ingredients in the whole formula. Also check for all other vitamins, minerals, and amino acids. Ounce of Prevention has all of these.

Will Ounce of Prevention Equine make my horse hyperactive?

No. Our products contain no sugar or other stimulants. It will actually calm a horse down due to the B vitamins, which have a natural calming effect. However, the animal's performance may be enhanced due to the increased manageability.

Will your product improve the condition of my horse's hooves?

With Ounce of Prevention, you will see a marked difference in hoof health. Your horse's bones will become stronger, joints will be more flexible, and hooves will become harder.


Does Ounce of Prevention make a noticeable difference in a horse's coat?

Ounce of Prevention Equine gives you the golden-silver natural colors of an eye-catching coat that you only get on the healthiest of horses. You'll make your competitors jealous!

Will Ounce of Prevention help with foal scours?

Scours are caused by worms passing through the mother's milk to the foal. If the mare has been on our supplements, there are no worms to pass to the foal, therefore no scours.

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I have stallions. What will Ounce of Prevention Equine do for them?

While on our supplements, your stallion will be able to cover more mares. If you are experiencing infertility issues, these products will solve them. They also dramatically improve semen quality and sperm motility, even when shipping the semen long distances.

My horse tends to get colic. Is there anything in your product that will help with that?

When it comes to horse colic remedies, probiotics are the secret that the horse world is discovering.


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