The Pacefeeder ® is a both an indoor stable and outdoor slow hay feeder that allows horses to have access to their hay over an extended period of time mimicking a horse’s natural grazing behaviour.
Traditional methods of giving a horse two to three feeds a day does not take into consideration the digestive system or the natural behavior of the horse. Scientific studies have shown that feeding in this manner increases the risk of stomach ulcers and other veterinary problems like colic, etc as well as behavioural problems.
Benefits of using the Pacefeeder for Horses
- Works WITH the horses natural digestive system and behaviours
- Horses are less lightly to suffer from ‘ulcers’ & other gastric disorders
- Reduce anxiety / stress levels in your horse
- Reduce bad stall habits and behaviours
- Natural position of head and body when feeding leading to less physical problems
- No ingestion of dirt, sand, & parasites from ground
Benefits of using the Pacefeeder for Owners.
- Reduces feed costs
- Reduces waste from trampling and soiling of hay
- Saves you hours of labour on feeding times and cleanup
- Contributes towards reducing vet bills
- Gives you a more flexible schedule