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Bird and Reptile Bene-Bac Plus Powder

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Bird and Reptile Bene-Bac Plus Powder

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Company: PetAg

FOS & Probiotics

For Healthy Birds and Reptiles

A Source of Live Naturally-Occurring Microorganisms

Recommended as part of the management program for all birds and reptiles subjected to adverse conditions. May also be used regularly for normal maintenance.

Guaranteed total live (viable) Lactic Acid Product Bacteria: 20 million Colony Forming Units (CFU) per gram, (Bifidobacterium bifidum, Lactobacillus fermentum, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, Lactobacillus plantarum, Pediococcus acidilactici).

General Information:

If several birds are maintained in a common cage or flyway, use the approximate total weight of all birds to determine feeding level. Mix with feed so that all birds receive appropriate amount.

- For large ratites, use 1 teaspoon for growing birds and 2 teaspoons for mature stock. Follow frequency directions indicated the Directions for Use.

- One level teaspoon equals approximately 2.7 grams of Bene-Bac® Plus powder.

- Wash all feeding dishes, water bottles or water dishes, thoroughly with hot, soapy water and rinse well after each use.

- Reptiles should be provided Bene-Bac Plus powder on the same weight basis as birds.

- Be sure to contact your veterinarian for any illness.


Dextrose, maltodextrins, fructooligosaccharide, sodium silico aluminate, dried Bifidobacterium bifidum fermentation product, dried Lactobacillus fermentum fermentation product, dried L. acidophilus fermentation product, dried L. casei (avian strain) fermentation product, dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product, dried L. plantarum fermentation product, dried Pediococcus acidilactici fermentation product.

Store in cool, dry conditions. This product is intended for intermittent or supplemental feeding only.

Not for human consumption.

Directions For Use

Hand Feeding: Mix with formula after cooling to 100°F or less. Provide one feeding from table 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

1/8 level teaspoon

30g - 250g

1/4 level teaspoon

250g - 450g

1/2 level teaspoon

1/4 teaspoon scoop included in jar.

Growing 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 and thoroughly wash dishes.

Changing Conditions: Use quantities indicated for growing 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.

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4.5 OZ. (127g) (12/case)


10 OZ. (283g) (6/case)

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