BeneBac® Plus Bird and Reptile Powder is for any bird or reptile experiencing changing nutritional or environmental conditions. Probiotics for parrots can help at times of birth, breeding, post-surgery, antibiotic therapy, weaning, worming, showing, boarding and travel. This avian probiotic is ideal for birds when hand feeding or weaning from hand feeding. Contains concentrated FOS and 7 common microorganisms found in the intestinal tract of birds. Guaranteed 20 million colony-forming units (CFU) of viable bacteria per gram.
Cautions: Keep out of reach of children and animals.
This product is intended for intermittent or supplemental feeding only. Not for human consumption. If diarrhea or anorexia (loss of appetite) persist consult your veterinarian.
Storage: Store in cool dry conditions. Refrigeration not necessary.
Directions for Use:
Hand Feeding: Mix with formula after cooling to 100° F or less. Provide one feeding on days 1, 3, 5 and 7, and then one feeding per week until weaned from hand feeding formula.
|Body Weight||Amount of Bene-Bac Plus|
|10g - 30g||⅛ level teaspoon|
|30g - 250g||¼ level teaspoon|
|250g - 450g||½ level teaspoon|
One level teaspoon equals approximately 2.7 grams of powder. Reptiles should be provided Bene-Bac Plus Powder on the same weight basis as birds.Growth and Maintenance:
Feed birds weekly by top dressing Bene-Bac Plus powder on moistened or oiled dry food or fresh fruits or vegetables. Use table above as a guideline for amount to feed, up to a maximum of 1 teaspoon per feeding. Discard uneaten food after no more than 8 hours.Changing Conditions:
Use quantities indicated for growth and maintenance, but provide 2 feedings, 3 days apart, before and after periods of environmental or nutritional changes. If the bird is anorexic, consult your veterinarian.
If several birds are maintained in a common cage or flyway, use the approximate total weight for all birds to determine feeding level. Mix with feed so that all birds receive appropriate amount.
For birds and reptiles.
Ingredients: Dextrose, maltodextrins, fructooligosaccharide, sodium silico aluminate, dried Bifidobacterium bifidum fermentation product, dried Lactobacillus fermentum fermentation product, dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried Lactobacillus casei (avian strain) fermentation product, dried Lactobacillus plantarum fermentation product, dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product, dried Bifidobacterium bifidum fermentation product, dried Pediococcus acidilactici fermentation product.
Guaranteed Total Live Bacteria: 20 million colony forming units (CFU) per gram. (Lactobacillus casei, Lactobacillus fermentum, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus plantarum, Enterococcus faecium, Bifidobacterium bifidum, Pediococcus acidilactici).