Why choose Coconoil® Organic Cold Pressed Virgin Coconut Oil for your horse?
Natural, nutritious and beneficial for the well being of your four legged family member, from pony to thoroughbred.
Coconoil® Coconut oil is a rich source of Medium Chain Triglycerides, these special dietary fats are unique as they are efficiently and easily converted into energy, enhancing performance and vitality of your horse.
The MCT’s can also be converted into energy that can be absorbed by the brain, providing the fuel that it needs to maximize brain function. The main component of Coconut Oil is LAURIC ACID (found in mothers breast milk) rich in three disciplines ANTIFUNGAL, ANTIVIRAL, ANTI-BACTERIAL which aid in preventing infection and disease.
David Frape BSc, PhD, Dip Agric, CBiol, FSB, FRCPath, RNutr – British Physiologist & Consultant
David Frape , British Physiologist & Consultant is a leading authority on Equine Nutrition.
Having written “Equine Nutrition and Feeding” in 1986 it has become the seminal work on the subject. Claims have been made that coconut oil does wonders for Man and the horse, David has has compiled a comprehensive article to examine the evidence backing up these claims.
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Directions for Us
These are general guidelines for using Coconoil®, as some horses need less and others more. Introduce the diet gradually over a week then commence full dosage. (Mix with feeds or serve as is)
Standard Horse – 50ml daily
Competitively Working Horse – up to 100ml daily
Racing Thoroughbreds – dependent on training plan up to 700ml daily
Older Horses – 30ml daily
Dosage is based on an average horse weight of 500kg.