History

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Ranvet was founded by the late Dr Percy Sykes, AM M.R.C.V.S., M.A.C.V.Sc, a highly respected veterinary surgeon who for years worked with legendary trainers such as Tommy Smith and Melbourne Cup King, Bart Cummings.

Ranvet was founded by the late Dr Percy Sykes, AM M.R.C.V.S., M.A.C.V.Sc, a highly respected veterinary surgeon who for years worked with legendary trainers such as Tommy Smith and Melbourne Cup King, Bart Cummings.

The extensive Ranvet product range includes specifically formulated supplements tailored for:

  • Racing Thoroughbreds
  • Racing Standardbreds
  • Horses at stud
  • Growing horses
  • Performance horses
  • Show/Pleasure horses

The Ranvet product range includes a variety of powdered and pelleted feed supplements, liquids, pastes, injectables and scheduled (S4) veterinary products for optimal health and performance of the equine athlete.

Ranvet’s dedication to research in the science of horse training and nutrition has resulted in the development of an extensive range of supplements and medications, for a worldwide market. While our efforts may be focused on high performance nutrition, the majority of Ranvet’s products are equally suited to the needs of sporthorses and the breeding industry.

Research and product development form an integral part of the success behind Ranvet’s continually evolving product range. Ongoing research and collaboration with industry, provides the scientific justification behind Ranvet product formulations and applications.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some questions that we’re frequently asked, hopefully they will help answer your questions.

Ranvet is completely Australian owned and made. Ranvet’s manufacturing facility is located underneath our offices in Banksmeadow NSW.
Ranvet products are available from all produce stores and saddlery’s throughout Australia. Please see our stockist map on the homepage to find a store near you or call Toll Free: 1800 727 217.
Yes, we have a number of international distributors. If you look on our stockist map on the homepage you can find a distributor in your country. You can also contact the Ranvet office on +612 9666 1744 or info@ranvet.com.au for more information.
Depending on workload, your horses should be drinking between 30-40L per day.
Ranvet’s Settle’em has been specifically formulated for calming nervous and/or anxious horses. Fed on a daily basis Settle’em can help rectify flighty behaviour. Ranvet’s Calm Paste can also be used as an immediate calmer for traveling and competitions.
Ranvet’s Power Formula & Topline FX is an ideal supplement for building muscle and topline. Power Formula & Topline FX provide the building blocks for fast and efficient building of topline.
Ranvet’s Grand Prix Oil is a cool energy blend of essential Omega 3, 6 & 9 Fatty Acids. Fed on a daily basis Grand Prix Oil enhances coat shine and is ideal for show preparation.
Ranvet’s Hoof Food is Australia’s leading hoof supplement. Hoof Food supplies a combination of Biotin, zinc, methionine, sulphur, choline, magnesium and gelatin for rapid hoof growth & repair.