Lite

Pellet

50 lbs (22.7 kg)

Ideal For:

Overweight horses
Ponies
Miniature horses

Features:

Whole grain & molasses free
Low starch & sugar
Low feeding rate

Helps Support:

Metabolic disease
Allergies

About Triple Crown Lite

Protein 12%

Fat 3%

Fiber 20%

1,150 KCAL/LB

Triple Crown Lite is a whole grain and molasses free pellet ideal for easy keepers — horses that maintain their weight on very little grain or on grass and hay alone. It is also for miniature horses, horses with metabolic disease and those prone to founder and laminitis, and is designed to provide supplemental minerals and vitamins without encouraging excessive weight gain.

Guaranteed Analysis

  • Crude Protein (min.)12.00%
  • Lysine (min.)0.80%
  • Methionine (min.)0.26%
  • Threonine (min.)0.84%
  • Tryptophan (min.)0.16%
  • Leucine (min.)0.91%
  • Crude Fat (min.)3.00%
  • Crude Fiber (max.)20.00%
  • ADF (max.)25.00%
  • NDF (max.)44.00%
  • Calcium (min.)1.75%
  • Calcium (max.)2.25%
  • Phosphorus (min.)1.00%
  • Magnesium (min.)0.50%
  • Potassium (min.)1.00%
  • Sodium (min.)0.40%
  • Sodium (max.)0.75%
  • Salt (min.)0.75%
  • Salt (max.)1.25%
  • Omega-3 Fatty Acids (min.)0.22%
  • Omega-6 Fatty Acids (min.)1.20%
  • Selenium (min.)2.30 ppm
  • Selenium (max.)2.95 ppm
  • Zinc (min.)540 ppm
  • Manganese (min.)380 ppm
  • Cobalt (min.)2.00 ppm
  • Copper (min.)140 ppm
  • Iron (min.)200 ppm
  • Vitamin A (min.)11,000 IU/lb
  • Vitamin D min.)2,000 IU/lb
  • Vitamin E (min.)305 IU/lb
  • Riboflavin-B2 (min.)4.60 mg/lb
  • Thiamin-B1 (min.)12.00 mg/lb
  • Ascorbic Acid (min.)80 mg/lb
  • Biotin (min.)0.40 mg/lb
  • Total Direct Fed Microbials (min.)3.64 billion CFU/lb
  • Lactobacillus Acidophilus Fermentation Product (min.)908 million CFU/lb
  • Enterococcus Faecium Fermentation Product (min.)908 million CFU/lb
  • Bacillus Subtilis Dried Fermentation Product (min.)25 million CFU/lb
  • Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Yeast Culture (min.)1.80 billion CFU/lb
  • Cellulase¹ (Trichoderma Longibrachiatum Fermentation Extract) (min.)0.68 million CFU/lb
  • Protease² (Bacillus Subtilis Fermentation Extract) (min.)1,430 HUT/lb

Ingredients

(Free from Restricted Ruminant Protein Products per Title 21, CFR 589.2000/2001)

Soybean Hulls, Wheat Middlings, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Distillers Dried Grains, Ground Flaxseed, Calcium Carbonate, Salt, Sodium Bicarbonate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Yeast Extract, Yeast Culture, Calcium Silicate, Dried Enterococcus Faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus Acidophilus Fermentation Product, Dried Bacillus Subtilis Fermentation Product, Dried Trichoderma Longibrachiatum Fermentation Extract, Dried Bacillus Subtilis Fermentation Extract, Zinc Hydroxy Chloride, Manganese Hydroxy Chloride, Copper Hydroxy Chloride, Vegetable Oil, Butyric Acid, Zinc Oxide, Peppermint Essential Oil, Kelp Meal, Magnesium Oxide, Fenugreek Seed, Lecithin, Anise, Magnesium Proteinate, Selenium Yeast, L-Lysine, DL-methionine, L-Threonine, L-Leucine, Ascorbic Acid (Source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Beta Carotene, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Soybean Oil, Choline Chloride, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (Source of Vitamin K Activity), Folic Acid, Hydrated Sodium Calcium Aluminosilicate, Manganese Sulfate, Lignin Sulfonate, Brewers Dried Yeast, Zinc Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Cobalt Proteinate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Ethylenediamine Dihydroiodide, (Propionic Acid, Sodium Benzoate, Potassium Sorbate (Preservatives)).

Feeding Directions

MATURE HORSES

900 - 1,100 lb.1.5 - 2 lb. per day

PONIES AND MINIS

500 - 600 lb.1 lb. per day

OTHER CONSIDERATIONS

Assuming a horse is consuming a minimum of 1.5 to 2% of its body weight in hay or pasture.

Adjust feeding rate to maintain optimum body condition.

CAUTION: In order to avoid excessive mineral and vitamin intake, DO NOT feed more than 5 lb. of Triple Crown Lite per day. Chronic intake of excess minerals and/or vitamins can adversely affect the health of your horse.

Provide salt and plenty of fresh, clean water at all times. Keep product fresh in cool, dry storage. Examine product daily. DO NOT use if old, moldy or contaminated with insects.

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 12 reviews
 by jody Gular on Lite
TC Lite

Can't beat 9.3% NSC anywhere else! My horses thank you!

 by Natalie on Lite
Triple Crown Lite

I love TC feeds. My Show gelding was on Complete, but was getting too fat so I switched him to Lite and he has never looked better.

 by Jennifer on Lite
My horse has never looked better

After trying multiple feeds to get my horse's weight down and mineral intake up I tried Triple Crown Lite. He now is the perfect weight and his coat is the shiniest I have ever seen it. He has plenty of energy but is not "hot" and he just seems brighter. The vet even complimented how he looks and agreed that his weight was ideal and exactly where she wants it. He looks so good that one of the other boarders at my barn is now switching her horse over to Triple Crown Lite. I cannot recommend this feed enough for any easy keeper.

 by Pam Lavigne on Lite
Great for Cushing Disease

Our horse, Josie, is 19 years old this year and was diagnosed with Cushings Disease 2 years ago in June 2017. She had very long hair all over and did not shed it that summer. She looked like a woolly mammoth. We found out through research that Triple Crown Lite was the best feed for Cushings. She also was prone to founder. This year in June 2019, after 2 years of feeding Triple Crown Lite, she looks like a young show horse. She shed her hair like she was supposed to for summer and is slick and beautiful. She hasn’t foundered since we began feeding Triple Crown Lite either.

 by AlisonVale on Lite
Great feed

When I first got my QH gelding I had him on triple crown senior. Eventually, he started to get a bit too porky on it and we switched him to the lite feed. This has helped him maintain a healthy weight. Triple crown feed is the best on the market. Why anyone would feed anything else I don’t know. The lite formula is a great option for easy keepers (fat qh’s, Arabs, ponies etc.)

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Additional Information

Carbohydrate Estimates

  • WSC4.8%
  • ESC4.8%
  • Starch4.5%
  • Starch & ESC9.3%
  • Estimated NSC9.3%

Density Values

  • Pounds per dry U.S. quart1.42

Omega Levels Per Lb.

  • Omega-3 g/lb.0.32
  • Omega-6 g/lb.5.45

1. One cellulase unit (CU) is defined as the amount of activity that will produce a relative fluidity change of 1 (determined with a calibrated viscometer) in 5 minutes in a defined carboxymethylcellulose substrate at pH 4.5 and 40°C.

2. One hemoglobin unit (HUT) of proteolytic (protease) activity is defined as that amount of enzyme that produces, in one minute under the specified conditions, a hydrolysate whose absorbance at 275nm is the same as that of a solution containing 1.10g per mL of tyrosine in 0.006N hydrochloric acid.

3. All Triple Crown feeds have fixed ingredient formulas. Values reflect an estimated analysis of multiple feed samples from across the U.S. with the understanding that geographic differences can impact the results. Estimated values determined by Equi-Analytical, Ithaca, NY.

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