Animals too need vitamins and minerals in their daily food supply. Sodium and chloride must not be lacking. Sodium is important for the functioning of the central nervous system, while chloride regulates the balance between acids and bases in the stomach. Together these two essential nutrients keep the fluid balance at the right level. It is advisable to opt for sea salt because this type of salt also contains additional essential minerals and trace elements.
Himalayan animal salt licks are 100% natural.They contain 84 Minerals and traces that are essentials for humans and for live stock at all life stages. They are a convenient and ideal source of bioenergetics resource for all animals and livestock like horses,cows,buffalo,camels,sheep,goats,pet,zoo & wild animal.
Himalayan Salt Licks in particular are 100% natural and pure forms of Mineral Salts, formed over 250 million years ago as a direct result of massive geological changes and earthquakes that trapped ancient oceans beneath the earth’s crust. These trapped oceans, over the course of roughly 250 million years, crystallized and formed Rock Salt and we have made this ancient rock salt available to supplement the varied dietary needs of living beings.
They have several benefits:
Decreases stressful behaviors such as constant licking, chewing on fences
Strengthens immune system
Increases milk yields by 5-15% (12.8%)
Helps animals develop shiny & healthy coats
Helps harden the hooves of animals
Restores salt lost by animals via sweating in hot climates
Increase in the threshold at which animals/horses sweat with exercise
Reduces animal drowsiness
Increases feed intake
Increases animal weight
Increased farm efficiency & productivity