Reproduction & Fertility

Nutrition for Mares, Stallions and Developing Foals

If Breeding Is Your Business,
Let Platinum Be Your Partner

No matter if you have a broodmare, stallion or growing foal, they can all benefit from quality nutrition. Let Platinum support your equine reproductive success.

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“I've relied on nutrition as an important tool for quite a while. We're seeing benefits — whether that be sperm motility, mares breeding back easier, or getting bred and not having a lot of fluid post breeding.”
— Charlie Scoggin, DVM, MS, DACT, Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital

Nutritional Support For Broodmares, Foals and Stallions

Nutrient Highlight: Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Omega-3 fatty acids play a significant role in equine nutrition due to their part in multiple applications including support for bone growth, reproduction and fertility.

  • Foals: For growing babies, omega-3 fatty acids are important to support normal bone mineral development.
  • Broodmares: Omega-3 fatty acids are important for pregnant mares to support uterine health, colostrum quality and maintain passive transfer of antibodies to foals.
  • Stallions: The quality of a stallion's semen plays a major role in fertility and depends on the dietary intake and incorporation of omega-3 fatty acids, particularly DHA, into the sperm plasma membrane as semen consists of significant amounts of fatty acids.

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No longer seen as simply a vehicle to deliver her foal, the broodmare is being recognized as the ultimate steward of equine life. See how nutrition plays a vital role in successfully achieving pregnancy then nourishing the mare and developing foal.

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Wellness + Reproductive Care

PlatinumVET™ Reproductive Care provides a functional nutritional approach for broodmares and stallions with advanced reproductive needs. This veterinary-developed formula combines the benefits of Platinum Performance® GI with L-carnitine and other powerful antioxidants to encourage fertility and support the quality of sperm, oocytes and the developing embryo.

Talk to your veterinarian or call a Platinum Advisor for more information!

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Supplements for Fertility & Reproductive Health

Platinum Performance® Equine
The Equine Wellness & Performance Formula

Platinum Performance® Equine was created out of clinical necessity as a comprehensive omega-3 formula to transform equine health at the cellular level. Because of its comprehensive nature, the ingredients work synergistically to support every aspect of health and performance, including joints, muscles, hooves, skin and coat, digestion and more.
Recommended daily dosage for a 1,000 lb horse is 2 scoops, which is 2 servings.

Price starting at $77.00
A Potent Antioxidant and Omega-3 Formula for Breeding Stallions

Platinum Potency® is designed for breeding stallions that have a less than desired viable sperm count, or less than normal motility. This antioxidant and omega-3 fatty acid formula contains a powerful blend of fat and water-soluble antioxidants, and DHA, to help protect sperm from the damaging effects of free radicals.

Price starting at $273.00
Supports Healthy Sperm Motility in Breeding Stallions

Platinum Motility Plus® is used to help support sperm motility. This formula contains Acetyl L-Carnitine, which has been shown to stimulate beta lipid oxidation in the mitochondria of the sperm. This increased energy production can help support healthy sperm motility in some stallions with low motility.

Price starting at $180.00
A Healthy Source of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Rich in omega-3 fatty acids, Healthy Weight supports skin, coat, gastric and muscle health. For horses that need to gain weight, Healthy Weight provides calories in addition to forage. It is made from flax oil, a rich source of omega-3 fatty acids, which makes it a healthy alternative to corn oil. The 1-gallon Healthy Weight now comes in an easy tip-to-measure container made from a material that protects the formula from degradation due to UV light. Administration of the 5-gallon Healthy Weight oil is easier with the Healthy Weight Pump, sold separately.

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Price starting at $74.00

Real Clients. Real Results.

Garth Gardiner

Garth Gardiner

Platinum Performance® client since 2007

“Nutrition is key to any successful breeding program. When you have healthy mares that equates to strong weanlings, and the growth and development of your yearlings can directly impact your bottom line.”
— Garth Gardiner, Gardiner Quarter Horses

Bob Loomis

Bob Loomis

Platinum Performance® client since 2006

“Where we see the biggest advantage is using Platinum with broodmares from conception to foaling, while bone is developing. We also give it to the babies and yearlings to help them grow and develop.”
— Bob Loomis, Bob Loomis Quarter Horses

Have Questions?

Let a Platinum Advisor Help

For answers to your equine breeding questions.

Talk to your veterinarian or a Platinum Advisor if you have additional needs for equine reproductive health.