Dunstan Feed Up



Dunstan Feed-Up is a balanced, full feed in a textured, muesli form for the young horse.

  • No oats
  • Extruded cereals
  • Organic minerals
  • Natural Vitamin E
  • Amino acids

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  • Dunstan Feed-Up is a highly palatable, lightly molassed muesli that contains a blend of extruded cereals, to enhance digestion and supply energy in a safe and readily usable form.

    Ingredients are selected to provide the essential nutrients for growth and development in their most available forms. Dunstan Feed-Up includes digestible protein and amino acids, organic trace minerals, organic Selenium Yeast and Vegetable Oils to provide Omega 6 and 3 fatty acids.

    Vitamin E is included as Natural Vitamin E for its potency and improved bioavailability.
    Equine Safe
    Dunstan Horsefeeds are produced in Equine-Safe manufacturing plants, ensuring a product of premium quality, safety and performance.

    Professionally formulated for New Zealand Horses performing under New Zealand conditions
  • Extruded Barley, Crushed Barley, Molasses, Fibre Pellet, Soyabean Meal, Crushed Peas, Extruded Maize, Soya Oil, Lime, Salt, Di-Calcium Phosphate, Lysine, Threonine, Vitamins and minerals and Natural Vitamin E.
  • Typical Analysis (dry matter basis)

    Crude Protein 16.0%
    Fibre 7%
    Fat 6.5%
    Salt 1.5%
    DE Energy 15.0 MJ/KJ

    Nutrient Composition – typical analysis per kilo of Dunstan Feed-up (as fed)

    Crude Protein 140g
    Lysine 8g
    Calcium 11g
    Phosphorus 5.0g
    Sodium 5.0g
    Chloride 10g
    Potassium 10g
    Magnesium 2.5g
    Iron 150mg
    Zinc (Organic) 100mg
    Manganese 70mg
    Copper (Organic) 35mg
    Cobalt 0.4mg
    Iodine 0.8mg
    Selenium (Organic) 0.3mg
    Vitamin A 6500i.u
    Vitamin D 800i.u
    Vitamin E 115mg
    Vitamin K 1.0mg
    Thiamine B1 3.5mg
    Riboflavin B2 3.0mg
    Pyridoxine B6 3.0mg
    Vitamin B12 30ug
    Niacin 10mg
    Pantothenate 5mg
    Biotin 250ug
    Folic Acid 1mg
    Choline 900mg

    Heat stable Vitamins added at the time of manufacture

  • Amounts per horse per day when offered as the full feed:

    The recommended feeding rates are based on a 500kg horse and are guidelines only.

    Weanlings 2.5kg - 4kg
    Yearlings3.0kg - 5kg
    • The recommended feeding rates for Dunstan Feed-Up are based on a mature weight of 500kg and are guidelines only. Daily feed amounts will vary depending on pasture availability and body condition. Horses are very much individuals with different metabolic efficiencies, some require a little more, others a little less, for the same level of activity.
    • Ensure adequate fibre intakes by providing 1 %-1 .5% per day of the horse's body weight as chaff, hay, Dunstan Betabeet/Sugarbeet or pasture (on a Dry Matter basis).
    • It is advisable to split the daily hard feed into at least two feeds, preferable 3-4, but feed no more than 2.0 kg of Dunstan Feed-Up per meal.
    • Always introduce a new feed gradually over a period of 7 – 10 days, working up to the desired feed intake taking into consideration body condition and work level.
    General Notes
    Always ensure the Horse has access to clean drinking water.

    High Copper levels in Dunstan Feed-Up make it unsuitable for feeding to sheep.

    Dunstan Horsefeeds are best used within four months from the time of purchase.
    This ensures the vitamins included in Dunstan Horsefeeds remains efficacious to ensure optimum equine health.
    However, as is the case with human foods, “fresh is best”. So always aim to feed Dunstan products as fresh as you are able.

    A Hint on Storage of Dunstan Horsefeeds:
    When storing Dunstan Horsefeeds, it is important that it is kept in a clean, dry, cool and rodent-proof area to avoid potential moulds and/or contaminants.