Sentinel Care Carb-Guard

An equine solutions feed with an exceptionally low level of starch and sugar for adult horses where maintenance of digestive and metabolic health is a challenge.

  • Life Stage:  Adult, Breeding
  • Feed Type:  Feed
  • Feed Form:  Pellet
  • Special Needs:  Digestive or Metabolic Concerns
  • Packaging:  50-lb bag

Product Description

An equine solutions feed formulated with low starch and low sugar ingredients for adult horses where maintenance of digestive and metabolic health is a challenge. It is a nutritionally balanced, high-fat pellet formulated to contain a high level of fermentable fiber and an exceptionally low level of starch and sugar.

Features & Benefits

Low Starch and Sugar

Low starch and sugar diets are often recommended by veterinarians and nutritionists for horses with metabolic and digestive challenges.

Cool Calories

Cool calories from a blend of fat sources help to maintain body condition and performance.

Built-In Fiber

Built-in fiber helps to maintain healthy hind-gut fermentation while providing extra calories in a safe and natural form.

Vitamin E and Selenium

Vitamin E and selenium provide antioxidant benefits supporting immune health.

Nutritionally Balanced

Nutritionally balanced with optimum levels and ratios of nutrients help support and maintain overall health.

Nutritional Information

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein, min 12.0%
Lysine, min 0.70%
Methionine, min 0.25%
Threonine, min 0.50%
Crude Fat, min 8.0%
Crude Fiber, max 25.0%
Acid Detergent Fiber, max 30.0%
Neutral Detergent Fiber, max 46.0%
Dietary Starch, max 5.5%
Sugar, max 4.5%
Calcium, min 0.75%
Calcium, max 1.25%
Phosphorus, min 0.60%
Copper, min 50 ppm
Manganese, min 140 ppm
Selenium, min 0.50 ppm
Zinc min 160 ppm
Vitamin A, min 4,500 IU/lb
Vitamin E, min 150 IU/lb


Soybean Hulls, Wheat Middlings, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Corn Germ, Corn Distillers Dried Grains, Soybean Oil, Dried Plain Beet Pulp, Calcium Carbonate, Yeast Culture, Salt, Monocalcium Phosphate, Magnesium Oxide, Natural and Artificial Flavors, DL-α-Tocopherol Acetate, DL-Methionine, L-Lysine, Selenium Yeast, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Sulfate, D-α-Tocopherol Acetate (Source of Natural Vitamin E), Manganese Sulfate, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Copper Sulfate, Biotin, Rice Hulls, Vitamin B12 Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Source of Vitamin C), Cobalt Glucoheptonate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacin Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Sodium Selenite, Choline Chloride, Threonine, Vitamin A Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Calcium Iodate, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex, Cobalt Carbonate.

Pounds per Quart

1.35 lb

Feeding Directions

BLUE SEAL Sentinel Care CARB-GUARD is a low protein high fat, pellet formulated with low levels of starch and sugars. Sentinel Care CARB-GUARD offers a safe and natural way to feed mature horses at all levels of performance.

DAILY GUIDE: It is necessary to adjust the feeding rate of Sentinel Care CARB-GUARD to the condition of the horse. Provide horses with good-quality hay or pasture and salt free-choice. Provide plenty of fresh water.

Horse Class Age Suggested Feeding Range*
lb/100-lb body weight/day
Maintenance Mature 0.40 - 0.65
Light Exercise Mature 0.50 - 0.75
Moderate Exercise Mature 0.60 - 0.85
Heavy Exercise Mature 0.70 - 0.95
Pregnant Mare, last trimester Mature 0.50 - 0.70
Breeding Stallion Mature 0.50 - 0.65
Starch/Sugar Sensitive Mature 0.50 - 1.30

*Suggested program is based on offering grass or mixed grass hays. If feeding legume hays, rich pasture, or if Sentinel CARB-GUARD is fed below the recommended feeding range, consult your Kent Nutrition Group feed representative for a ration recommendation.

Comments: For additional mineral-vitamin fortification, or if Sentinel Care CARB-GUARD is fed below the recommended feeding range, feed the appropriate Winning Touch Equine Supplement, depending on type of hay being fed.

The suggested feeding program above is intended solely as a guide. The variables of management, environment, and breed may dictate changes in the animal’s dietary requirements.


Contains Copper. Do Not Feed To Sheep.

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