EQ8™ Senior Gut Health Multi-Textured Feed

  • Includes Well-Gut Ingredients: 1) Marine-sourced calcium plus reduced starch to provide gastric and hindgut support . 2) Heat-stabilized yeast and super fibers to deliver prebiotics. 3) Tailored blend of active live probiotics.
  • 14% protein, 10% fat, digestible feed for senior horses
  • Fortified with GRO 'N WIN amino acids, minerals and vitamins

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Guaranteed Analysis

Ingredient Amount
Crude Protein, Min. 14.00%
Lysine, Min. 0.70%
Methionine, Min. 0.20%
Threonine, Min. 0.50%
Crude Fat, Min. 10.00%
Crude Fiber, Max. 14.50%
Acid Detergent Fiber, Max. 17.00%
Neutral Detergent Fiber, Max. 32.00%
*Starch, Max. 14.50%
*Sugar, Max. 5.50%
Calcium, Min. 1.00%
Calcium, Max. 1.50%
Phosphorus, Min. 0.65%
Potassium, Min. 0.90%
Magnesium, Min. 0.30%
Manganese, Min. 170 ppm
Copper, Min. 50 ppm
Zinc, Min. 170 ppm
Selenium, Min. 0.60 ppm
Vitamin A, Min. 4,200 IU/lb
Vitamin D, Min. 420 IU/lb
Vitamin E, Min. 150 IU/lb
Omega-6 Fatty Acids, Min. 5.00%
Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Min. 0.60%
Total Microorganisms 100,000,000 CFU/lb
Saccharomyces Cerevisiae, Min. 1.48 Billion CFU/lb

*Starch + Sugar = NSC


Wheat Middlings, Soybean Hulls, Soybean Meal, Soybean Oil, Calcium Carbonate, Cane Molasses, Stabilized Rice Bran, Ground Wheat, Dried Beet Pulp, Calcium Phosphate, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Salt, L. acidophilus, E. faecium, P. acidilacticii, L. brevis, L. plantarum, Calcite, Vitamin E Supplement, Stabilized Milled Flaxseed, L-Lysine, Manganese Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Active Dried Yeast, Magnesium Oxide, Zinc Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Copper Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Choline Chloride, Copper Proteinate, Sodium Selenite, Selenium Yeast, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin, Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate.

Features & Benefits

EQ8 SENIOR GUT HEALTH Multi-Textured Feed

  • Brain: May help support horses affected by metabolic disorders
  • Mouth: Easy to chew and highly palatable
  • Stomach: Aids in supporting optimum gastric health
  • Small intestine: Helps supply beneficial bacteria and aids in maximizing starch digestion
  • Large intestine: Marine-sourced calcium and lower starch to support optimum gastric health
  • Joints: Omega-3 fatty acids to support joint health
  • Overall: Helps support topline and muscle condition


Feeding Directions

Feed according to the amounts shown, which are based on the weight of your horse and its level of work. This chart shows the amount of EQ8 Senior Gut Health Multi-Textured Feed to feed in lb per day and minimum lb of hay per day. One quart of EQ8 Senior weighs 1.1 lb.

    Work Level
Weight (lb) Hay (lb) Idle Light Moderate
600  9 - 12 2 - 3 2.5 - 3.5 3.5 - 4.5
800  12 - 16 3 - 4 4 - 5 5 - 6
1,100 16 - 22 4 - 5 5.5 - 7 6.5 - 8
1,320 20 - 26 5.5 - 6.5 6.5 - 8 7 - 8.5
1,540 23 - 31 5 - 7.5 7.5 - 9 8 - 10

Provide clean, fresh water and salt at all times.

If feeding less than recommended amounts per day, add 1 lb of GRO 'N WIN, GRO 'N WIN Alfa, or Senior Balancer by BUCKEYE Nutrition for every 5 lb of EQ8 Senior Gut Health Multi-Textured Feed underfed. For additional calories, top-dress ration with ULTIMATE FINISH 25, 40 or 100. Contact BUCKEYE Nutrition for additional feeding recommendations.


EQ8 Senior helps Buck look great

Meet Buck! Buck is a 29 year old Quarter Horse gelding owned by Russell and Krista Lea. Buck was having trouble keeping his topline and overall weight. With EQ8 Senior and some management changes, Buck is doing great and looking phenomenal for his age!

- Russell & Krista Lea

Pooh Bear is in great condition after living under a bridge

We love this story-meet Pooh Bear! Pooh Bear, a 30 year old ex-carriage horse, was found living under a bridge in very poor body condition. Now, Pooh Bear has a happy home and looks great on EQ8 Senior and Ultimate Finish.

- Buckeye Nutrition

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EQ8™ Gut Health Multi-Textured Feed package image EQ8™ Gut Health Multi-Textured Feed

Feed Form Multi-textured
Type of Horse Mature
Crude Protein 12.00%
Crude Fat   8.00%
Crude Fiber 14.50%


EQ8™ Performance Gut Health Extruded Feed package image EQ8™ Performance Gut Health Extruded Feed

Feed Form Extruded
Type of Horse Performance
Crude Protein 14.00%
Crude Fat 12.00%
Crude Fiber 14.50%

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