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  • HORSE FIRST Omega D Oil 2L - Eqclusive



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Liquid sunshine for Horses

Omega D Oil provides the correct RATIO of Omega 3 and 6.
Omega D Oil contains added Vitamin D "the sunshine vitamin."
Omega D Oil is made from highest grade cold pressed oil.
Omega D Oil protects your horse's immune system.
Omega D Oil aids overall health and well-being.

A little measure that delivers BIG results." Only 30ml per day. 2 Litres lasts 66 days.

Omega 3, 6 and 9 are known as the Essential Fatty Acids (EFAs). Your horse CANNOT naturally produce these Omega Oils. In terms of importance, it follows the numbers - Omega 3 fatty acid is the most important Omega followed by Omega 6 fatty acid and then Omega 9 fatty acid. The two most important essential fatty acids are Omega 3 andOmega 6. Each of these Omega fatty acids aids your horse in a particular way.

Omega-3 fatty acids are anti-inflammatory and help reduce pain, swelling, promotes general well-being and is associated with glossy coats.
Omega-6 fatty acids are pro-inflammatory and helps to maintain your horse's immune system.
Imbalance of Omega-3 fatty acids and Omega-6 fatty acids or inadequate amounts of Omega 3 can affect your horse's temperament.
As you can see from the graph below, Flax Oil has by far the largest proportion of Omega 3 and the best ratio of Omega 3 fatty acids to Omega 6 fatty acids.

So, what is important is the amount of Omega 3 oil and the amount of the Omega 6 oil and thebalance of these oils. Flax Oil has been proven to be the best oil to add to your horse's feed. The table below shows flax oil composition compared to other popular alternatives.


  % Oil in the Seed % Omega 3 in the Oil Omega 6:3 Ratios
Flax Oil 36% 53.3 1:4
Canola (Rapeseed) 28% 12.9 2:1
Soyabean 18% 7 7:1
Rice Bran 20% 0.8 29:1
Corn (Maize) 36% 0.7 84:1
Menhaden Oil 100% fish oil 31.0% 1:15
Sunflower 19% 0.2 199:1


Info & Care

Leisure horses and ponies give 30ml per day.

Horses in hard work give 60ml per day.