Foal-Gro Milk Replacer 10kg

Foal-Gro Milk Replacer 10kg

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$89.95
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$89.95
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Grober FoalGro (22/15) milk replacer is formulated to be a complete milk replacement or supplement to mare’s milk. FoalGro milk replacer closely matches nutrient composition of mare’s milk to meet the needs of the growing foal.

Producer Objectives

  • Hand rearing newborn foals
  • Supplementing and enhancing mares milk
  • Raising convalescing, comprised, and orphaned foals

Features & Benefits

  • Optimal concentration – formulated to match nutritional profile of mare’s milk
  • Readily digested by young foal
  • Formulated to improve gastro-intestinal health
  • Antioxidants to promote health and immune function

Mixing Directions

  1. Weigh 125g/L of powder
  2. Mix with 0.5 litre warm water (60˚C) using a whisk, for 3 minutes
  3. Add 0.45 litre cold water and mix again (total 1 litre)
  4. Feed milk replacer solution at body temperature (approx. 40˚C) (A thermometer and scale provides the best precision)

Foal Management Tips

  • Place foals in a clean and dry area immediately after birth
  • Offer colostrum immediately after birth
  • Ensure the stall is free of draft and is clean and warm
  • Start feeding milk replacer daily up until weaning
  • Frequent feedings of small amounts will decrease digestive upset
  • Free-choice water should be available at all times
  • Monitor milk intake and weight regularly to confirm weight gain
  • Serve milk replacer with a nursing bottle or by pail