EKIHOOF® is a powder for brittle hooves in horses and ponies. This product promotes hoof formation and improves the quality of the hooves. Ekihoof® also contributes to a shiny coat.
Crumbling hooves are caused by poor horn quality, resulting in cracks or tears and crumbling of the hoof bed below. The horn tissue has low elasticity and is brittle. Crumbling hooves occur frequently in horses. The horn starts to grow down from the coronet (transition between skin and hoof) and grows at an average rate of six mm per month.
EKIHOOF® is a nutricine for horses and ponies that contains all the building blocks required to strengthen the hoof horn.
EKIHOOF® contains pomegranate extract and curcumin, which produces an anti-inflammatory effect by:
Specific vitamins, minerals and spore elements that have been added in scientifically researched amounts ensure the effectiveness of EKIHOOF®. Vitamin B6 facilitates the conversion of DL-methionine to L-cysteine. Biotin is indispensable to improved horn quality. Zinc participates as a co-factor in protein synthesis.
EKIHOOF® contains apple aroma to guarantee palatability.
1 sachet EKIHOOF® contains: 30 mg glucose, 600 mg L-arginine, 200 mg L-lysine, 1200 mg DL-methionine, 90 mg vitamin E acetate, 150 mg vitamin B1 (thiamin HCL), 130 mg vitamin B2 (riboflavin), 290 mg vitamin B3 (nicotinamide), 170 mg vitamin B5 (calcium D-pantothenate), 100 mg vitamin B6 (pyridoxine HCL), 20 mg biotin (vitamin B7), 80 mg vitamin B11(9) (folinic acid), 20 mg calcium carbonate, 7 mg magnesium oxide, 300 mg zinc sulfate, 50 mg copper sulfate, 1.80 mg selenium (sodium selenite), 30 mg silicon dioxide, 1000 mg pomegranate extract, 500 mg Curcuma longa and 80 mg apple aroma.
Add 1 sachet of 5 g to the animal’s feed in the evening for a period of six months.
EKIHOOF® is packaged in a box of 30 sachets of 5 g each.
EKIHOOF® contains no ingredients that are listed on the FEI Equine Prohibited Substances List and is safe for unlimited treatment duration. Ekihoof® can also be safely administered during gestation.
EKIHOOF® is available over the counter.