Getting the balance between condition, power and performance throughout the season can be problematic for many hunt horses. One option for those carrying too much weight or with an excitable temperament would be a two-Part feeding plan ...
Clare Bosley contacted Kate Hayward the area feed advsier for the midlands to find a feed that would provide everything her horse needs without the fizziness
Virginia Neal recently got in touch to let us know what a great season she has had with her horse Cochise II, ridden by her daughter Phemie Dillon
Angharad Fisher phoned for the helpline for nutrition advice after buying a fresh off the track Thoroughbred in December 2016. She wanted a feed to help him gain weight and condition but without blowing his brain........
Victoria Bertorelli contacted contacted the Saracen Horse Feeds helpline when her mare Magic was scanned in foal. This was Magic's first foal and as she has previously been a competition mare, Victoria wanted to talk to us about the different dietary requirements her mare now had.
Imogen Arrowsmith contacted the Saracen Horse Feeds helpline in October 2015. Imogen has just purchased a new horse, Archie, and was after something that would maintain his energy levels and condition over the winter months.
Rebecca contacted our Feedline at the begining of June to get some advice for Bramble, her good-doer Welsh Cob who needed more controlled energy.
Saracen customer Frankie Lee of Barrowby Connemara's contacted us recently to let us know how the youngsters are getting on. Area Sales manager for the North, Sarah Rushby, has been visiting them regularly to keep up to date with the progress of the foals. Click here to read more about their youngsters.
Tracy Thompson contacted the Saracen Nutritional Advice line after reading reviews on the website when she was looking for a feeding regime for her mare Meghan who had just been diagnosed with ulcers and had gone off her food. Click here to find out which product she was advised to feed and how Meghan is doing a month later....
Jenny Moon contacted the Saracen Nutritional Advice, and spoke to Steph about her horse Jim, to find a suitable feeding regime to help with his energy levels but avoid unwanted weight gain as he is a good-doer. Click here to find out more about the products that were recommmended and how Jim is getting on.
Having had advice from the helpline for her other 2 horses Jill Robinson did not hesitate to contact the team when her young foal, Balou, developed a bacterial infection that caused damatic weight loss. Jill has been amazed with the transformation and contacted us to let us know how Balou is now getting on, 7 months later
Grete, who lives in Estonia, recently contacted us to let us know how her dressage horse Rohan Warrior has been getting on with his new ration of Enduro-Performance
Yvonne Coburn wanted to let us know how pleased she is with the improvement she has seen using Show Improver Cubes
Lucy Hamblett DipWCF contacted us on Facebook with an update on how her cob has been getting on since starting on Enduro-Performance a few months ago
Ross Sturley contacted the Saracen Horse Feeds Advice Line after his horse Scooby had moved yards and was struggling to hold his weight.
Justine Faulkner was struggling to find a feed to keep weight and condition on her Thoroughbred over the winter months. She filled in the Feed Advice Form on the website and recieved feeding advice from Rachel. Click here to find out how she got on with the suggested feeds
Kate Parker contacted the Saracen via our Feed Advice Form in regard to her horse Lady. Lady was losing weight and needed additional stamina but had a tendancy to become very 'fizzy' and hot headed on traditional conditioning feeds. Click here to find out how she got on with the suggested feeds
Vicki Baldwin recently contacted us to let us know how well her horse, Percy, is doing since she had advice last June.
I highly rate Saracen's performance balancer Stamm 30® and use it throughout the whole year on all of my horses.
During the summer my horse Domino had lost quite a bit of weight. After speaking to many horse feed companies to try and find a feed that will help put weight on my warmblood cross, I was ready to give up. Then I came across Saracen.
Boo, my 12 year old, 14.3hh Thoroughbred mare really struggled to keep weight on her towards the end of summer 2014 after I'd moved yards with her a few months earlier (July 2014)
Jane Oakley purchased Solo Whisper as a 6yr old in September 2014 - Solo had raced in Ireland approx. 23 times - he was consistent but not quite fast enough! He was not holding his condition, had no topline, and she needed some help.
Rosie Moss is a show jumper who struggled to find a feed suitable to maintain condition on her tricky grand prix horses. Feeding the recommended levels of any hard feed used to make them far to excitable, but without it, they desperately lacked condition and muscle tone. Rosie spoke to Lizzie Drury our Senior Nutritionist, who recommended Re-Leve, read Rosie's testimonial here.
Clare Aitkenhead at Saracen recommended I start to use KERx EquiShure as I was having a few issues with my horses when we travel away to dressage competitions, what a difference it has made.
It has worked wonders, she will never be fed anything else!
Francis and his groom identified that they had an advanced horse on the yard with a poor appetite and that lacked condition. After diagnosing and treating the issue, he then consulted with Lizzie Drury, she started them on a course of Rite Trac. Read Francis' account here.
Alan Davies, Head Travelling Groom for CarlHester & Charlotte Dujardin uses KERx Nano E strategically for the Dressage horses
I was recommended to try the Rite Trac when I had a new mare arrive who proved to be very difficult to keep any body condition on.
As her workload increased Tracey Davies' mare, Roxy, began to loose energy and sparkle so she contacted Saracen for some advice on how to feed her without encouraging weight gain
When Dibbles lost a lot of weight after a severe bout of colic his owner, Claire, wanted to ensure he had the best possible nutrition to help him gain weight so she contacted Saracen. Click below to see Dibbles transformation.
Colette Hinks contacted Saracen when her dressage cob Blue struggled to get back to his old self after illness. Colette has kept us informed with regular updates and the results her and Blue are now getting are incredible!
Kelly Solway contacted Saracen for feeding advice for her horses. She has been amazed at the change in all 3 horses but especially in Corkey, her 'naughty little gelding'! Read her story here.
When Helen Barber bought a young thoroughbred in April to sell at the sales in June she used Equi-Jewel to make an amazing transformation
Shelley was concerned about her veteran's condition this winter. Having completed Saracen's Feed Advice form, and had a few conversations with in-house nutritionist Rachel, Shelley has shared her experience.
Kate called Saracen to discuss feeding requirements for her mare after she qualified for the Dressage Nationals. She was concerned that Zarla would be travelling a very long way (Aberdeen to Stoneleigh) and she tended to lose weight and condition during and after travel.
"I can honestly say that she is where she is now because of the Saracen feedstuff and also Nikki's dedication to her work.."