Legends CarbCare Balancer Pelleted horse feed is a premium low starch/low sugar feed specifically formulated for ponies, miniature horses and easy keepers. Legends CarbCare feed line has an advanced formula combined with the most comprehensive up to date research and technology that will support the nutritional demands of different dietary needs. 

Guaranteed Analysis


Crude Protein (min.) 28.00%
Lysine (min.) 1.80%
Methionine (min.) 0.60%
Threonine (min.) 1.00%
Crude Fat (min.) 4.00%
Crude Fiber (max.) 12.00%
Acid Detergent Fiber (ADF) (max.) 14.00%
Neutral Detergent Fiber (NDF) (max.) 26.00%
Dietary Starch (max.) 7.00%
Sugars (max.) 7.00%
Calcium (Ca) (min.) 2.75% (max.) 3.75%
Phosphorus (P) (min.) 1.75%
Salt (NaCI) (min.) 1.50% (max.) 2.00%
Magnesium (Mg) (min.) 1.00%
Sulfur (S) (min.) 0.35%
Potassium (K) (min.) 1.00%
Iodine (I) (min.) 4 ppm
Copper (Cu) (min.) 250 ppm
Cobalt (Co) (min.) 2 ppm
Iron (Fe) (min.) 400 ppm
Selenium (Se) (min.) 3 ppm
Zinc (Zn) (min.) 850 ppm
Manganese (Mn) (min.) 400 ppm
Vitamin A (min.) 20,000 lU/lb
Vitamin D (min.) 2,500 lU/lb
Vitamin E (min.) 800 lU/lb
Thiamin (min.) 30 mg/lb
Riboflavin (min.) 10 mg/lb
Biotin (min.) 1 mg/lb


Feeding Instructions


LEGENDS CARBCARE BALANCER PELLET is formulated to assist in balancing your horse's diet including hay and pasture.This feed can be used for weight maintenance, weight loss and a broodmare feeding program.

See Examples below:

 Weight Maintenance  (0.1% of Bodyweight)
 Bdywt (LBS)
Legends CarbCare Balancer 
Pellet (LBS)

Hay or Pasture* (LBS)
Horse 1,000 1.0 15 - 20
Pony 500 0.5 7.5 - 10
Miniature Horse 200 0.2 3 - 6


Weight Loss  (0.1% of Bodyweight)
Bdywt (LBS) Legends CarbCare Balancer
Pellet (LBS)
Hay or Pasture* (LBS)
Horse 1,000 1.0 10 - 15
Pony 500 0.5
5 - 7.5
Miniature Horse 200 0.2 2-3

 * Dry Matter basis or equivalent.

Broodmare Feeding Program: LEGENDS CARBCARE BALANCER PELLET should be fed at the recommended rate of 0.1% - 0.2% of bodyweight to breeding and pregnant mares daily. For a 1,000 pound mare during the first 8 months of pregnancy, feed at the rate of 1 - 1.5 pounds daily and for the last 3 1/2 months of pregnancy, feed at the rate of 1.5 - 2 pounds daily. A body condition score of  5.0 - 6.0 should be maintained along with adequate hay or pasture.

NOTE: Do not permit intake of supplemental selenium to exceed 0.3 ppm in the total ration.
Consult with a nutritionist or Legends MicroSteed Ration Wizard for a recommended diet.

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