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Low energy feeds for box resting, recuperation and fittening
Products benefits
  • A low energy mix to support horses on box rest and in pre training.
  • Lower in starch than traditional mixes to encourage calm behaviour and controlled performance.
  • Includes a blend of steam cooked barley, maize and peas alongside sources of highly digestible fibre and rapeseed oil.
  • High in vitamin E, the most important antioxidant to support the immune system and muscle health.
  • Includes chelated zinc, copper and manganese for maximum absorption.
  • Contains a high level of added vitamin C for respiratory support.
  • With added live yeast to support hindgut health and optimum digestion.
Low energy feeds for box resting, recuperation and fittening
Nutritional Specification  
Digestible Energy (MJ/kg) 10.0
Oil (%) 3.0
Protein (%) 10.0
Fibre (%) 14.0
Starch (%) 23.0
Sugar (%) 4.0
Vitamin A (iu/kg) 12000
Vitamin D3 (iu/kg) 1500
Vitamin E (iu/kg) 400
Vitamin C (mg/kg) 625
Selenium (mg/kg) 0.30
Copper (mg/kg) 30
Zinc (mg/kg) 100

Low energy feeds for box resting, recuperation and fittening
Example Diets
500kg race horse on box rest

  • 3-4kg of SPILLERS HDF® Lay Off Mix per day divided into a minimum of 2 meals
  • Double handful of SPILLERS Conditioning Fibre per meal
  • Ad lib hay/ haylage (minimum of 9kg of hay or 10-12kg of haylage per day)
500kg race horse in light training

  • 3-5kg of SPILLERS HDF® Lay Off Mix per day divided into a minimum of 3 meals
  • Double handful of SPILLERS Conditioning Fibre per meal
  • Ad lib hay/ haylage (minimum of 9kg of hay or 10-12kg of haylage per day)
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