Turmeric, Benefits for Horses
Turmeric contains curcumin, polyphenol that is identified as the essential active ingredient. It has amazing therapeutic benefits and also includes antioxidants, anti-inflammatories.
Many horse owners report benefits of feeding turmeric as a nutritional support for: – Healthy Joints – Improved Digestive Health, – Detoxification, – Healthy Functioning Immune System, – Metabolic Issues, – General Good Health. Can be used on its own thoroughly mixed into feed OR use mixed with Linseed and roughly 8 twists of fresh black pepper. In combination with black pepper, the body’s absorption of turmeric increases by up to 2000% and also gives additional advantages.
Curcumin has been found in clinical trials to decrease joint pain, decrease inflammation, and improve joint mobility and function after eight months of treatment. Curcumin supplementation can definitely enhance workouts and recovery and could be a beneficial supplement for athletes (both horses and humans) who have or want to prevent join pain and problems.
Feeding Rate: 15 – 30g per day. Large horses may need up to 50g per day. Introduce slowly. Mix thoroughly into feed. 1 x 25ml scoop = 15g
Nutritional Support with owners reporting benefits such as: improved joint flexibility, general improved health, detoxification, improved immune system, supports metabolic issues
Average 3 – 3.5% Curcumin
Can be used on its own or mixed with Linseed and fresh black pepper.
Easy to use, and cost effective