Oxbow – Critical Care 141 g


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Oxbow – Critical Care 141 g


Developed in collaboration with leading exotic animal veterinarians and nutritionists, Critical Care is the industry standard for recovery nutrition for herbivores with poor nutritional status resulting from disease or surgery.

Critical Care contains all the essential nutrients of a complete diet, as well as fiber-rich Timothy Hay for digestive health and proper gut physiology. Critical Care was the first such product and continues to be the standard in emergency care for small herbivores. It does not matter if the animal’s lack of appetite is due to illness, post-operative convalescence or pain, Critical Care plays an important nutritional role within the “patient” recovery program.

Critical Care is the original high-fiber nutritional formula for:

Guinea pigs
Prairie Dogs
Water birds

Form: Powder in suspension
Packaging: 1.05 ounces (30 grams) bag – 5 ounces (141 grams) bag – 1 pound (454 grams) bag
Lack of appetite is usually a secondary symptom of a disease. Due to the likelihood that the animal’s lack of appetite is due to a health disorder, Critical Care must be used under the supervision of a veterinarian.

Feeding instructions

Mix one part of dry powder with 1.5 parts of warm water. Various methods of administration may require the addition of a higher amount of water. Give 50cc of mixed product for every kilogram of body weight every day, divided between 4-6 meals, to any mammal or herbivorous reptile.
Refrigerate any unused portions and use them within 24 hours. The best results are obtained when small quantities are mixed on the spot with each meal.


Timothy flour, soy shells, wheat germ, oat and bran shells, wheat semolina, soy protein concentrate, salt, sugar cane molasses, yeast, minerals, mineral oil.

Guaranteed analysis
Crude protein (min) 16.00%
Crude fat (min) 3.00%
Crude fiber (min) 21.00%
Crude fiber (max) 26.00%
Calcium (min) 0.40%
Calcium (max) 0.60%
Phosphorus (min) 0.20%
Ash (max) 10.00%
Humidity (max) 10.00%
Iron (min) mg / kg 300
Copper (min) mg / kg 18
Zinc (min) mg / kg 100
Niacin (min) mg / kg 60
Vitamin A (min) IU / kg 19,000
Vitamin B12 (min) mcg / kg 13
Vitamin D3 (min) IU / kg 900
Vitamin E (min) IU / kg 190
Vitamin C (min) 10,000 mg / kg
Digestible energy kcal / tbsp 24

Vitamin validity expiration date on the back of the package.
Complete meal for rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas and degus.



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