EmerAid Sustain Herbivore
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EmerAid Sustain Herbivore

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  • See feeding directions on label. Frequency and amount is best determined by a veterinarian.

What is Emeraid Sustain Herbivore Recovery Nutrition by LaFaberVet?

  • Emeraid Sustain Herbivore is a prescription diet for exotic animals recovering from critical illness or medical conditions.
  • Emeraid Sustain Herbivore is designed for herbivorous mammals including rabbits, guinea pigs, and chinchillas, and herbivorous reptiles such as iguanas, tortoises, and some turtles.
  • Emeraid Sustain Herbivore provides high energy nutrition, with easily digestible ingredients including hydrolyzed soy protein.
  • EmerAid Sustain Herbivore is a powdered formula mixed with water for feeding. 

Why do herbivores use Emeraid Sustain Herbivore?

  • This diet provides complete nutritional support for animals recovering from surgery, or chronic medical conditions like dental disease, deficiencies, or underweight herbivores.
  • It may be used to transition debilitated animals from intensive care nutrition back to a regular diet or be fed for prolonged periods.

What else should I know about Emeraid Sustain Herbivore?

  • It contains a balanced blend of soluble and insoluble fibers to encourage normal gastrointestinal motility and hindgut health.
  • Soluble or fermentable fibers include beet pulp, soybean meal, inulin, papaya, and xanthan.
  • The insoluble or structural fibers include: timothy hay, soybean hulls, and peppermint leaves.
  • It contains peppermint leaves to provide an enticing flavor to encourage feeding.
  • Emeraid Sustain is also formulated with complete sources of essential amino acids, vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, and nucleotides.
  • EmerAid Sustain Herbivore is a powdered formula mixed with water for feeding.
  • Bags come with a 1 tablespoon (15 mL) size scoop.
  • Use within 6 months of opening. 
  • Refrigerate after opening.
  • Large scoop = 1 Tbsp = approximately 6.5 grams.
  • Small scoop = 1 tsp = approximately 2.2 grams.

What problems could my herbivore have with Emeraid Sustain Herbivore?

  • Emeraid has been scientifically designed for extremely high digestibility. Avoid contamination. Contamination can cause harmful bacterial growth.
  • Handle product carefully.
  • Keep dry. Use clean, dry scoop.
  • Do not cross contaminate with scoops used with non-Emeraid foods.

How do you use Emeraid Sustain Herbivore?

  • Feed as directed by your veterinarian.
  • Standard mixing directions: Mix one part powder to one part hot water 122°F (50°C). Stir until smooth.
  • Use a syringe to draw up the mixture.
  • Make fresh for each feeding and use immediately.
  • When finished, flush and clean feeding syringe.
  • Discard remaining food after each feeding.
  • Refrigerate after opening.

What is in Emeraid Sustain Herbivore?

  • Ingredients: 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, Iodized Salt, Choline Chloride, Vitamin C Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Manganous Oxide, Zinc Oxide, Ascorbic Acid, Niacin Supplement, Copper Methionine Chelate, Tocopherols, 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.
  • Breakdown of fiber content: Non-fermentable/structural fiber 49%, Fermentable fiber 51%.
  • Guaranteed analysis: Crude protein (min) 14.45%, Crude fat (min) 9.9%, Crude fiber (max) 25.1%, Crude fiber (min) 21.0%, Moisture (max) 8.0%, Omega 3 Fatty Acids 0.38%, Omega 6 Fatty Acids 4.61%, Calcium 0.60%, Phosphorus 0.33%, Potassium 1.05%, Sodium 0.24%, Chloride 0.18%, Magnesium 0.13%, Vitamin C 123.99 mg/kg, Vitamin E 72.55 IU/g

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Emeraid is a brand name. You will receive the exact brand that you request.

Is it important for my herbivore to finish all of the Emeraid Sustain Herbivore?

  • Herbivores may use Emeraid Sustain Herbivore for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.