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Bird Bene-Bac Powder

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Bird Bene-bac Powder

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: PetAg

For Healthy Birds And Reptiles.

A Source Of Live Naturally-occurring Microorganisms.

Recommended as part of the management program for birds and reptiles subjected to changing environmental or nutritional conditions or after antibiotic therapy.

Regular use of BBP for normal maintenance is recommended.

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 acidilaclicii).

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. Use body weight chart below.

Body Weight

Amount of BBP

10g - 30g

1/8 level teaspoon

30g - 250g

1/4 level teaspoon

250g - 450g

1/2 level teaspoon

Growing and Maintenance: Feed birds weekly by top dressing BBP 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 treatment. 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.

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 above.

- One level teaspoon equals approximately 2.7 grams of BBP.

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

- Reptiles should be provided BBP on the same weight basis as birds.

- Be sure to contact your veterinarian for any illness.


Dextrose, maltodextrin, sodium silico aluminate, dried Bifidobacterium bifidum, dried Lactobacillus fermentum, dried Lactobacillus acidophilus, dried Lactobacillus casei (avian strain), dried Enterococcus faecium, dried Lactobacillus plantarum, dried Pediococcus acidilacticii.

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

513 0908

10 OZ. (284g) (6/case)

519 0205

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