- Stimulates appetite.
- Aids digestion.
- Anti-diabetic effect.
Cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) is a well-known herb for horses and ponies to help regulate insulin levels, increases appetite as well as aid digestion making it a great for those suffering with metabolic issues and laminitis that need dietary support. Cinnamon (Cinnamomum zeylanicum) is an herb that when ground and processed has a fine brown look with a sweet aroma.
*Studies have shown insulin resistance and MS are linked to laminitis. This everyday spice can be beneficial for several reasons, being anti-diabetic it has been linked with aiding insulin dysregulatory issues that contribute to insulin resistance (IR) and equine metabolic syndrome both of which go hand in hand with laminitis. Cinnamon is also hailed as a superfood because it is rich in antioxidants, which are great for the body and immune system.
Cinnamon is also a great feed stimulant due to its sweet taste and aroma, aiding with maintaining and gaining weight. Do not feed to lactating mares.
*Diabetes, Insulin Resistance, and Metabolic Syndrome in Horse; Phillip J johnson B.V.Sc., M.S., DiplACVIM-LAIM, DiplECEIM, MRCVS,1 Charles E, D.V.M., Ph.D., DiplACVP,2 Alison LaCarruba, D.V.M., DiplABVP,1 V.K. (Seshu) Ganjam, B.V.Sc., M.A., Ph.D.,3 and Nat T. Messer, D.V.M., DiplABVP1
*NOT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION*
Cinnamon True (Cinnamomum zeylanicum)
How much does Delivery cost?
We subsidise our postage and packing costs to keep our prices as low as possible and use a 'next working day from dispatch' service as standard to help make the ordering process seamless.
Our delivery prices are all based on the total weight, including packaging, and destination of your order. All delivery charges will be worked out automatically and displayed below your chosen products when you click 'Checkout'. Please make sure you select the correct country or region when placing your order. If chosen incorrectly we will not be able to fulfil your order.
Large vs Small Orders
Small orders are orders that weigh less than 110Kg or contain less than 6 items, delivery price from £2.90. These orders will be dispatched by parcel courier. Large orders over 110Kg and containing 6 items or more will be dispatched by pallet network from £30.00
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Pony < 450kg 10g per day
Horse > 450kg 15g per day
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