Custom Feed Calculator

Did You Know

Did you know that a one-size-fits-all approach doesn’t work when it comes to feeding horses? Our Custom Feed Calculator allows you to tailor the nutritional guidelines to your horse’s specific needs, down to the type of forage and concentrates.


Welcome to the Animal Nutrition Calculator’s Custom Feed Calculator for Horses. This highly specialized tool allows you to calculate a feeding regimen tailored to your horse’s specific nutritional needs. With options to input energy needs, forage types, concentrate types, and a customizable forage to concentrate ratio, this calculator provides a truly personalized feeding plan.

Advantages of Custom Feeding Plans

Understanding the necessity and advantages of custom feeding plans for horses is crucial. Each horse, depending on its age, breed, activity level, and health status, may require different nutritional balances. Custom feeding plans allow for precise control over these variables, ensuring your horse gets the right amount of energy, protein, vitamins, and minerals. This tailored approach helps in maintaining optimal health, improving performance, and addressing specific dietary needs that may arise from health conditions or lifestyle changes.

Getting Started: What You’ll Need

To get the most accurate feeding guidelines, you’ll need the following information:

  • Unit of measurement (Pounds/KG)
  • Energy needs in Mcal (5-100)
  • Types of forage grasses you feed
  • Type of concentrates used
  • Your preferred forage to concentrate ratio ranging from 100% forage up to 50% forage:concentrate ratio.

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How This Calculator Was Developed & Why Trust Animal Nutrition Calculator

The Custom Feed Calculator is rooted in animal nutrition principles and veterinary science. Updated frequently to align with the latest research, this calculator aims to provide accurate, reliable, and personalized advice. Animal Nutrition Calculator is more than just a tool; it’s a comprehensive resource designed to empower you to make informed decisions for your horse’s well-being.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Can I use this calculator for all life stages of a horse?

Yes, this calculator is designed to be flexible and can be used for horses of all life stages.

How often should I update the feeding plan?

Whenever there’s a significant change in your horse’s health, weight, or activity level, it’s a good idea to revisit the feeding plan.

What if I don’t know the Mcal needs of my horse?

Consult your veterinarian or a certified equine nutritionist for the most accurate information.


While the Custom Feed Calculator aims to provide accurate and personalized feeding advice, it is not a substitute for professional veterinary guidance. Always consult your veterinarian for a comprehensive feeding plan tailored to your horse’s specific needs.