EmerAid ® Sustain Herbivore is a therapeutic diet scientifically designed to support herbivorous mammals, including rabbits, guinea pigs, and chinchillas, and herbivorous reptiles, such as adult iguanas, all tortoises, and some turtles, recovering from critical illness, suffering from chronic medical conditions, or underweight
Sustain Herbivore is also designed to transition the debilitated herbivore from intensive care nutrition to normal feeding
As a recovery diet, EmerAid Sustain Herbivore contains more whole nutrients than Emeraid Intensive Care
Developed by an expert panel, including exotic animal veterinarians, emergency clinicians, and nutritionists, this high fiber, therapeutic diet is easily absorbed and highly digestible
Timothy Grass, Soybean Meal, Hydrolyzed Soy Protein, Ground Oats, Wheat Flour, Soybean Hulls, Corn Oil, Glucose Syrup Solids, Beet Pulp, Inulin, Peppermint Leaves, Defatted Wheat Germ, Canola Oil, Papaya Powder, Xanthan Gum, Ground Limestone, Dicalcium Phosphate, DL-Methionine, Ground Rice, Citric Acid (A Preservative), Iodized Salt, Choline Chloride, Vitamin C Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Manganous Oxide, Zinc Oxide, Ascorbic Acid (A Preservative), Niacin Supplement, Copper Methionine Chelate, Tocopherols (A Preservative), Beta-Carotene, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Sodium Selenite, Riboflavin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement.
EmerAid has been scientifically designed for extremely high digestibility. Avoid contamination. Handle product carefully. Keep dry. Use a clean, dry scoop. Do not cross contaminate with scoops used with non-EmerAid foods. Contamination can cause harmful bacterial growth.
In the adult animal, stomach volume is estimated as 30 ml/kg (3% body weight). The first feeding is often one-third to one-half of this calculated volume, however the volume and number of feedings must be adjusted based on patient species and clinical condition.