BioCopper Chelate Copper Supplement
NutriScience's high-quality copper supplement for horses in a convenient 6 pack of oral dose syringes.
BioCopper Chelate Copper Supplement | Price: €45.00
Additional Product Info
Reduced copper intake is particularly prevalent in the Ireland and the UK, where soils have low copper levels, or in areas where soil has a high Molybdenum level.
To ensure the level of copper in the diet is between 20-50 mg/kg of total feed consumed BioCopper Chelate is recommended.
A once-weekly intake of BioCopper is sufficient to maintain adequate copper levels in horses and ponies and supplement natural storage of copper in the animals liver.
Symptoms of a horse or pony with copper defficiency include:
- fading coat color
- frizzy coat hair
- parasite issues
- thinning of the bones
- swelling of the joints
- blood vessel weakness
- connective tissue weakness
- sagging skin
- weakened immune system. Copper is critical for the production of T cells. adequate copper levels are also important for bone integrity, heart health, skin pigmentation and to prevent premature graying.
Active Ingredients (per 12,5ml):
Chelated Copper 162.5mg (23% elemental copper) (Corresponds to 40mg of elemental copper)
Typical Analysis %:
Crude Carbohydrate 8.2%
Crude Fibre 0.78%
Crude Ash 3.2%
Supplement weekly when at pasture.
Broodmares and yearling: 12.5ml weekly - Sufficient quantity for 14 weeks at recommended dosage
Weanling: 12.5ml every second week - Sufficient quantity for 28 weeks at recommended dosage
Horses in training: 12.5ml weekly - Sufficient quantity for 14 weeks at recommended dosage
BioCopper Chelate comes in six 30ml syringes