Colostrum, defined as the first 24 hours of milk flow following birth, is a highly concentrated mixture of large protein antibody molecules, vitamins, electrolytes, and nutrients. Dogs pass the majority of the mother's antibodies to the newborn via colostrum.
Whey protein concentrate is a source of essential amino acids that are the building blocks for healthy muscles, skin and other body tissue.
Dried skim milk contains amino acids and is high in soluble vitamins and minerals.
Egg yolk is a major source of vitamins and minerals and contains all of the egg's fat and cholesterol and almost half of the protein.
Lecithin is a rich source of phospholipids vital to proper cell membrane function and integrity.
Choline is a B-vitamin essential for nerve impulse transmission.
Crude Protein – 33%
Crude Fat – 40%
Fiber (max) – 5%
Moisture (max) – 10%
Vegetable Oil, Whey Protein Concentrate, Sodium Caseinate, Dried Skim Milk, Butter Fat, Egg Yolk, Monocalcium Phosphate, L-Arginine, dl-Methionine, Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, Lecithin, Calcium Carbonate, Silicon Dioxide, Zinc Sulfate, Magnesium Carbonate, Ferrous Sulfate, Sodium Chloride, Vitamin E Supplement, Magnesium Sulfate, Dried Colostrum, Ascorbic Acid, Niacin, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Copper Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Hydrochloride, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Potassium Iodide, Biotin.
Directions for Use:
Mix 1 part Milk Replacement with 2 parts warm water (110-120º F). Do not use a blender.
Reconstituted formula may be refrigerated up to 24 hours.
Warm reconstituted formula to room or body temperature. Feed 2 tablespoons (30 ml) of liquid per 4 ounces body weight.
If possible, puppies should nurse from their mother for the first two days of their lives to receive nutrient rich colostrum. Mother's colostrum helps strengthen the immune system and contains growth factors to stimulate protein synthesis, fat utilization, and cell growth.