TopOn Dx forte

Discussion in 'Feeding Horses' started by Leti loves Elmo, Mar 29, 2011.

  1. Leti loves Elmo

    Leti loves Elmo Well-known Member

    So I found the last thread on this which was 9/10 and didnt really answer any of the questions so i thought I was make a new thread.

    For people that feed or have feed topOn what horses was it for and what work load were they in and how long was it before you saw results? Im looking at it for my new tb mare and want something I can feed to help with the topline build up combined with her work.

    Also what prices am I looking at? Do they sell it at budget stockfeeds. Im going to ask tomorrow but wanted to suss out first :)

    Any before and after pics welcome
  2. cobbie

    cobbie Gold Member

    Budget is $130 for 3kg, oakford want $166 for 3kg!

    Bio John sell it for $114 for 3kg

    My girl bulks up on it without work but she has a natural topline, obviously with work it works even better, I usually just feed it in her small 'after work' feed but if I am trying to bulk her up for a specific show then she gets it every night in the 2 weeks leading up.

    Chromium Picolinate
    42 mg/g

    Creatine Citrate
    22 mg/g
    Gamma Oryzanol
    75 mg/g
    Methyl Sulfonyl Methane
    30 mg/g
  3. Leti loves Elmo

    Leti loves Elmo Well-known Member

    Oh wow so it really works that well you can increase 2 weeks before and actually see a difference. It says on their website increase 3 days before a show but I didnt really think it would do much. Thanks.

    A friend lives close to bio john so might get him to pick it for me :)
  4. cobbie

    cobbie Gold Member

    Well, it does for me cause she has good topline regardless, but if the horse needed to bulk up a lot i'd say give it a month to see a pretty noticeable difference, combining with the correct work :)

    It really depends on the horse

    I love it, and it smells so yummy :)
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  5. cobbie

    cobbie Gold Member

    This is Lilly after being on it 3 weeks straight, she had been worked 5 days in a row before this pic was taken but that was it at the time

    Like I said she's always had a good topline but it deff bulked her neck up

  6. caitie

    caitie Well-known Member

    Great stuff worked great on my TB :)

    Id suggest give it for a month straight to build the top line and then after that just after every ride :)
  7. Jacky Legs

    Jacky Legs New Member

    Other options?

    You could try Muscle Up. It is $69.30 for 3kg. Muscle up is a Natural Protein Powder.

    I also have 2 tubs of Natrozol forte 1.2kg which are short dated (May 2011) going out for $49.95. If contains # Gamma Oryzonol - 50 mg/g
    # Also contains: Chromium Aminomin, Tri-Creatine Malate

    Animal Health store - Home page
  8. banna198

    banna198 Active Member

    hi how long would the Natrazol last one horse, in moderate training for endurance, gets ridden 1 or 2 times a week. :)
  9. CDA

    CDA Well-known Member

    no point in giving it if you are working once or twice a week - need to exercise the horses muscles, combined with high quality protein feed and Topon or Natrazol to get any results otherwise it is a waste.
  10. Jacky Legs

    Jacky Legs New Member

    Depending on the size of the horse and the intensity of the training regime you would feed 15-45g of Natrozol Fort per day. I agree with CDA with regard to your training regime, Natrozol would be more aimed at a horse that is being work more frequently.
    If you are looking to protect the muscles and try to help against the stiffness that can happen when they are not in a daily exercise regime you could look at products like Vitamin E or Muscle XL and feed that within 15 minutes of finishing the workout. You could also look at the Magnesium Oil - a magnesium rich massage oil which operates transdermally.

    Animal Health store - Home page
  11. banna198

    banna198 Active Member

    i was asking as my horse needs topline, he is 16yrs. old, a good doer, and when fit holds fitness well. i try and train more often, but between work and a non-horsey hubby, things get a bit tricky. ';' thats why im asking what would be best.:)*
  12. jackie

    jackie New Member

    Does anyone know if Top on is swabbable in racing?
  13. Leti loves Elmo

    Leti loves Elmo Well-known Member

    No it isnt :)
  14. horsestarter

    horsestarter New Member

    sorry to hijack this thread!! :D but just out of interest does it affect stallions temperament at all?
    Last edited: Mar 31, 2011
  15. Leti loves Elmo

    Leti loves Elmo Well-known Member

    Im sure i read somewhere it is non hottening so i would say wouldnt affect temperment **)
  16. horsestarter

    horsestarter New Member

    thanks elmo :)

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