Virbac Cal-Plus With Biotin


Vendor: VIRBAC SKU: VVCALBI012Categories: All, Horse Care, Horse Health, Supplements

Cal-Plus with Biotin is a palatable supplement formulated to supply essential calcium, biotin, vitamin A and D to the diet of all horses.

Recommended for:

  • All horses on grain-based diets.
  • Foals and young horses. 
  • Pregnant mares.
  • Horses fed on sub-tropical grasses and hays. 
  • Horses with hoof problems, such as cracks, brittleness and separation of the white-line. 

Dosage & Directions: Cal-Plus with Biotin should be fed daily and mixed well into ration. The following recommended dose rates have been calculated to satisfy the calcium requirements based on common diets and activity.

Breeding horses (450-500kg): Stallions at stud - 60gm Stallions at stud (stabled on grain rations) - 90gm. Stallions (off season) - 30gm. Pregnant mares (2-8 months of pregnancy) - 45gm. Pregnant mares (last 3 months of pregnancy) - 60gm. Lactating mares (first 3 months) - 90gm. Lactating mares (3 months to weaning) - 75gm.

Growing Horses: Foals (creep feeding) - 30gm. Weanlings (6 months) - 60gm. Yearlings (12 months) - 60gm. Growing horses (18 months - 2 years, non racing) - 45gm.

Note: Ponies (mature weight 225kg-250kg) should receive half the recommended daily dose.

It is preferable not to mix any calcium supplement into wet bran mixtures.

Composition: Each 60g dose contains: Macro-Minerals - Calcium 20.1g, Phosphorous 2.5g, Magnesium 300µg, Ammonium Chloride 300µg. Trace Minerals - Zinc 96mg, Manganese 37mg, Iron 66mg. Vitamins - Biotin 15mg, Retinol (Vit. A) 5.4mg, Cholecalciferol (Vit D3) 300µg.

Sizes: 1.2kg (5kg & 12.5kg tubs available form your local Saddleworld store).

Shipping & Delivery

Within Australia we deliver all our orders via Australia Post - FREE shipping for orders over $150 AUD. If orders are sent before 1pm (Eastern Standard Time) on a business day, it will be sent on that day. We try hard to deliver your order within 2 days but it will be longer if you live in a remote area.

If goods are damaged or lost in transit then we will take responsibility for this. This rarely happens and we will deal with Australia Post to sort out any problems. Please notify us for a return of damaged goods or if your goods have not arrived in a reasonable time frame.

If you are an international customer then we can send goods to you. You will be charged all postage costs associated with delivery and be responsible for any input duty or sales tax appropriate to you country. The Australian Goods and Services Tax will not be charged to you.