KER EquiShure

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Kentucky Equine Research Time released buffer stabilizes hindgut pH Aids in reducing risk of colic and laminitis 7 2 kg EQUISH7 EquiShurereg is a time released buffer targeting the hindgut Research supports the use of a hindgut buffer in cases of high grain and high fructan intake Up to 70 of the horsersquo s energy is derived from fermentation in the hindgut The pH of the hindgut varies as bacterial populations increase and decrease in response to dietary modifications An acidic shift which can be caused by carbohydrate rich meals favors the growth of acid loving bacteria while other microbes die in the same conditions Changes in the pH of the hindgut due to alterations in the microbial populations and acid profiles cause a condition known as subclinical acidosis which can put affected horses at a higher than normal risk for colic and laminitis Other signs of subclinical acidosis include decreased feed intake or complete inappetence in severe cases mild to moderate colic signs of unexplained origin poor feed efficiency and subsequent weight loss loss of performance and development of certain vices such as wood chewing weaving and stall walking EquiShurersquo s unique patented encapsulation technology ensures targeted release directly in the hindgut EquiShure is recommended for horses On high grain diets or grazing lush pasture With inappetence or weight loss With unexplainable behavioral problems With digestive upsets resulting in loose manure Prone to recurrent mild colic or laminitis Sport horses under stress of training