StockMins - Hoof n Horn

Dry Supplement for Sheep and Cattle
Product Code: 
MHH 17


StockMins – Hoof n Horn is a complete high specification supplement designed to be fed to livestock to fortify hooves and chitinous tissues at times when animals are predisposed to foot abscess and other Fusobacterium Necrophorum and Actinomyces infections. It also offers general fortification of minerals, trace elements and vitamins.

Product Appearance:

StockMins – Hoof n Horn appears as a granular, palatable, dry and dust-free powder. It is molasses coated and weather resistant.

Target Animals:

Feed StockMins – Hoof n Horn free access to sheep and cattle for up to two months prior to times of exposure and wet pastures. For general hoof improvement, feed continuously at recommended rates.

Product Description and Special Features:

StockMins – Hoof n Horn

·      Is fortified with acid buffers; to reduce the chance of acidosis

·      Contains the B vitamin, Biotin which has been shown to increase hoof growth and strength.

·      As well as inorganic zinc, StockMins – Hoof n Horn also contains an elevated level of a highly available organic zinc which has strong indications for hoof quality and immune response.

·      Contains high levels of iodine as indicated for foot abscess in sheep and vitamin E for ewe health, immune-response and lamb survival and viability.       

Feeding Instructions:

Mixed Rations:

Mix thoroughly together with other ingredients to make a complete mixed ration at a rate of 25kg per of StockMins – Hoof n Horn supplement per 1 tonne of feed.

Free Access Feeding:

Offer StockMins – Hoof n Horn free access in tubs limiting intake to 20 - 30g/head/day for sheep and 100 – 150g/head/day for cattle once animals are fully adapted. Use one tub for 50 – 60 sheep or 30 cattle.