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Foal Milk Replacer

$77.95 CAD

Size
  • Formulated to replace, or supplement mare’s milk
    • Will provide the balanced nutrition and energy necessary for proper development for orphaned foals or mares with poor milk production
  • All-milk protein formula
    • Richest source of protein available for foals which promotes steady growth, proper muscle and bone development and a glossy coat.
  • Designed to meet a foal’s need for milk protein, lactose, fat, vitamins, and minerals
    • Will help your foal grow and develop, on schedule, into a healthy horse
  • Highly palatable and easily digested

*This feed contains added selenium at 0.3 mg/kg

Crude Protein (Min.) 20.0% Sodium (Actual) 0.8% Vitamin E (Min.) 300 IU/kg
Crude Protein from Milk Source (Min.) 20.0% Calcium (Actual) 0.9%    
Crude Fat (Min.) 15.0% Vitamin A (Min.) 35,000 IU/kg    
Phosporous (Actual) 0.8% Vitamin D (Min.) 5,000 IU/kg    

Mixing & Feeding Directions

Colostrum is important to the health of the foal. The foal should have colostrum within the first 3 hours after birth, continuing for another 3 days. Use the following schedule for a 45-50 kg (100-110 lb) foal. Smaller foals should be fed reduced amounts.
Mix Hoffman’s Foal milk replacer with warm water, 38°C (100°F), and feed according to the following schedule.

Days on
Milk Replacer 
Number of
Feedings per Day
Warm Water 
per Feeding
Hoffman's Foal Milk Replacer
per feeding

*Hoffman's Foal Milk Bits

1-3 4 450 ml 115 g  
4-5 4 680 ml 170 g  
6-7 4 910 ml 230 g  
2nd week 3 1210 ml 300 g  
3rd week 2 1815 ml 455 g  112 g
4th week 2 1360 ml 340 g 230 g

*A creep foal ration should be started in the third week, top dressed with dry Hoffman’s Foal Milk Replacer. Continue feeding Hoffman’s Foal Milk Replacer after weaning at the rate of 680 g to 910 g per day until about 12 weeks of age. Keep fresh, clean water before foals at all times