Nettle is a healthy and highly nutritious plant rich in natural vitamins and trace elements.
Nettle is well suited for horses as a trace and mineral supplementation, especially during winter and spring. Nettle is a diuretic that can also support bowel function. Nettle increases urine output, lowers blood pressure and blood sugar, promotes gastrointestinal motility.
Nettle is well suited for supportive treatment of joint and tendon injuries in combination with rose hips, ginger and / or MSM.
Nettle is highly rich in natural mineral salts. Nettle contains, for example, silicon, iron, calcium, potassium, sulfur, magnesium, magnesium, zinc, chromium, amino acids and vitamins C, B2, B3, B5, K1 and important flavonoids and chlorophyll. About 15% of the nose is carbohydrates, 5.5% proteins, 0.6% fat and 2.3% mineral salts (Fe, K, Ca, Mg, etc.). Nettle also contains plenty of fibers beneficial to intestinal and can also help to improve bloods hemoglobin values as the iron contained in the nettle is absorbed efficiently.
Nettle also helps skin problems and rashes and soothes itchy and scaly skin.
Dosing horse 0,5 - 5 tbsp / day,
dogs: 1 teaspoon - 1 tbsp / day.
1 dl weighs about 10g.
It is recommended to start with a low dose, increasing the amount to avoid hypersensitivity reactions.