(Kinetic Technologies) Looking for the answer to cracked, slow-growing or brittle hooves? Contender is the first hoof formula to include hyaluronic acid (HA) and MSM. MSM helps essential nutrients penetrate the coronary band, while HA helps it attract and retain water. HA and MSM are blended with lanolin to soften, and pine tar and iodine to stimulate growth. Amino acids, vitamins and minerals make Contender a complete hoof formula, combining key ingredients for maximum hoof growth. Directions for use: clip hair around coronary band if needed. Apply to coronary band once or twice daily using the applicator brush (included).