Assists in balancing the Ca:P ratio by providing a natural and phosphorous free calcium source together with vitamin D3 to assist the absorption from the intestinal tract.
Calcium deficiency is a major dietary problem with captive reptiles and amphibians. Maintaining a correct calcium:Phosphorous (Ca:P) ratio in the diet of 1:1 to 1.5:1 is equally important nutritionally as adequate calcium intake. Commonly used food sources such as Crickets, Meal worms and mice contain high levels of phosphorous and low levels of calcium.
Manufactured from Oyster shell, with added vitamin D3
Directions for Use:
Mix with vegetable, fruits and pastes at approximately 1/2 Tablespoon (9g) per 500gm of food. Before feeding insects, place calcium and Vitamin D3 supplement in a plastic bag, add insects and shake slowly until insects are completely coated.