Equine America Vitamin C is a complementary feeding stuff for horses, specially formulated to provide Vitamin C that may be lacking in a horse's diet.
Vitamin C is a known antioxidant and is a major contributor to the horse's ability to fight off infections. In addition Vitamin C is required for the production of normal connective tissues which surround muscles and tendons.
Vitamin C is involved in the transfer of iron and is vital to the normal formation of collagen, an essential structure of skin and connective tissue.
Horses synthesis their own Vitamin C and this, along with vitamin C gained through green leafy forage, is normally considered sufficient. However, your vet will be able to advise if additional vitamin C is necessary.
Symptoms of deficiency include:
- Weak tendons & Joints
- Joint Pain/ Arthritis
- Frequent infections and impaired ability to fight infection
- Gum disease
- Bleeding from the lungs
- Abnormal development of bone and joints
Customers are welcome to collect orders, view products in our showroom or arrange
a consultation. Whilst we do hold most items in stock, we advise you to telephone
before you set off to check that the items your require are in stock. If you would
like to arrange an appointment please contact us so we can schedule a time.
Supplement Solutions Ltd
Tel: 01995 672464