Bene-Bac Plus for Small Animals
For pets such as hamsters, guinea pigs, rabbits and gerbils.
With added FOS prebiotic & 7 different strains of fat encapsulated bacteria. A palatable, concentrated source of live naturally occuring digestive bacteria found in the intestinal tract. For any time an animal experiences stress from changing nutritional or environmental conditions.
Give the indicated amount when an animal first arrives; when traveling (before departure and after arrival); one to two hours after worming; at birth; prior to supplementing or hand rearing of the newborn; at weaning; when dietary changes occur; or as indicated by your veternarian when animals are treated with antibiotics.
Bene-Bac Directions for Use
Gel for Newborns: Give 1/2 gram at birth and on days 3,5, and 7. 1/2 gram should also be fed at weaning. For hand-held orphans, increase the dose to 1 gram on days 7 & 14, and at the introduction of solid food. Give 1 gram when gastrointestinal distress or appetite loss occur.
Gel for Post Weaning/Older: 1 gram per 10 pounds of body weight up to 50 pounds, and 5 grams for 50 pounds of body weight or over. Recommended for 2 treatments over 3 days apart. Can be placed in mouth or mixed in with dry food.
Powder for all ages: For initial feeding, provide one dose from the list below on days 1,3 5 and 7. Then, feed once per week until weaned.
- less than 1/4 lb: 1/8 level teaspoon
- 1/4 lb to 1/2 lb: 1/4 level teaspoon
- 1/2 lb to 1 lb: 1/2 level of teaspoon
- 1 lb to 5 lb: 1 level teaspoon
Powder Maintenance: Use above recommended daily amount once weekly. Feed animals by top-dressing Bene-Bac Plus powder on moistened or oiled dry food. Discard uneaten food after no more than 8 hours and thoroughly wash dishes.
- Brand: PetAg
- Type: Probiotics
- Form: Feed Additive,Powder,Gel
- Size: ¾ oz,4 Pack (1 g tubes),30 g Syringe
- Feature: Prebiotic