High performance starts right here
Trainers, breeders and high-performance riders know the importance of quality nutrition, how a balanced formulation and ease of digestion can help to unlock the full potential of equine athletes.
GAIN Equine Nutrition
GAIN is proud to be a home-grown Irish company with strong local roots and an extensive network of local suppliers.
Nutrient-Rich, Multi-Purpose Balancer With A Low Starch, Non-Heating Formulation.
Super Fibres & Oil In A Low Starch Formulation Suitable For Horses in Medium To Hard Work.
It is essential that my horses receive consistent and nutritious feeds throughout the racing season, that is why I use GAIN Equine Nutrition.
The reason we use GAIN is because it works! The horses look well, they compete well and they are very happy and healthy.
We have been feeding GAIN Stud Cubes as an integral part of our nutrition plan for our broodmares and young stock here at Baroda for over a decade. We have always been impressed by the quality and consistency of the product as well as the service provided by the GAIN team both here at the Stud and also when we travel abroad for the sales.
International Event Rider
The palatability and great quality of GAIN keeps all my horses in great condition. They have a great range of feeds which suits all my horses. The palatability tempts even the fussiest feeders and my horses look and feel fantastic.
Feeding the Weanling
Weaning can be seen as a stressful time for Breeding stock and their owners however weaning the foal brings a major benefit to its nutrition; the amount of nutrients provided by the individual dams’ milk is now no longer a concern and as a consequence monitoring feed intake becomes much easier. Gradually introducing appropriate concentrate […]
Feeding Your Hunter
With both horses and hounds preparing to get back to the hunting field in the coming months it is a good time to look at your Hunter’s diet in detail and make any necessary changes at this time before your horse progresses into harder work. We know the hunting field is a nursery for many […]
Winter Feeding Horses At Grass
Grass remains a major component of the diet of most horses and ponies in Ireland and the United Kingdom. Pastures vary in their composition from season to season and also from region to region. Certain geographical areas may have pastures which are deficient in certain trace elements particularly copper, zinc, manganese and/or selenium. Hence it is […]
Protein is made up of smaller building blocks called amino acids. The requirement for protein depends on the function of the horse, whether it is growing, mature, in work (and the intensity of the work it is carrying out), pregnant or lactating etc. The requirement is also dependant on not only the quantity but the […]
WIN AN EXCLUSIVE TOUR OF KARSLWOOD STABLES TERMS & CONDITIONS
1.The promoter of this Competition is Glanbia Foods Ireland Limited t/a Glanbia Agribusiness, Purcellsinch, Dublin Road, Co. Kilkenny (the “Promoter”).2. Competition entrants must be over 18 years of age and be residents of the island of Ireland in order to qualify as the winner. The Promoter reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants.3. […]
GAIN The Advantage Series 2022
GAIN Equine Nutrition announce their continued support of Race Series, ‘GAIN The Advantage Series’ for a second year. Horse Racing Ireland are delighted to announce today that GAIN Equine Nutrition will continue their support of the GAIN The Advantage Series for a second year. This initiative achieved significant success in its inaugural year in 2021, […]
Prepping for sales
Now is the time of year that many horse owners are preparing their stock for the sales ring and one thing they all have in common is that they want to have their horses looking ‘a million dollars’ when they go under the hammer. For years horsemen and women have acknowledged the role of exercise in […]
Foal sales preparation
GAIN The Advantage at the foal sales with our expert guide to foal nutrition. Early foals have a distinct physical advantage in that they are naturally at a later developmental stage than their younger counterparts. Foals born in May and June are still very young and are dependent on their mother’s milk to supply them […]
Feeding the Leisure Horse/Pony
Contrary to popular belief the energy requirements of a leisure horse or pony are not [...]
Feeding for Performance
Feeding a horse for optimal performance is a key consideration of all riders whether [...]
Shartash Strikes in GAIN Railway Stakes
It was a very exciting rendition of the GAIN Railway Stakes at the Curragh on Saturday, [...]