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Guinea Pig | GHF

Complete health food for young and adult guinea pigs

Guinea Pig is a complete health food that is suitable for all guinea pigs in the growth and maintenance phase, with the exception of lactating does. It is specially formulated for the prevention of diet-related diseases and as a follow-up food after recovery from illness. Next to the diet, fresh hay should always be available. The inclusion of hay contributes to the positive effects of Guinea Pig.

Indications

  • Growth
  • Maintenance
  • Prevention of nutrition related diseases

Contra-indications

  • Lactation

Product features

  • High acceptance due to selection of foodstuffs.
  • No nutrient deficiency by selective eating behaviour.
  • High level of vitamin C helps to prevent hypovitaminosis C.
  • Low in energy to aid weight control.
  • High fibre content reduces the risk of constipation.
  • Lowered phosphorous and increased magnesium levels reduce the risk of nephrocalcinosis.
  • Lowered calcium level to reduce the risk of developing calcium oxalate urolithiasis.

Application advice

Fresh hay and drinking water should be available at all times. The intake of hay contributes to the positive effects of Guinea Pig.

Ingredients (Dry)

alfalfa, barley, sunflower meal, soya (bean) hulls, beet pulp, corn, sunflower oil, vitamins and minerals, sodium chloride, yucca.

Average analysis (per kg)

Protein16.5 %
Fat content2.8 %
Inorganic matter6.8 %
Fibre20.0 %
Moisture8.0 %
Carbohydrates45.9 %
Vitamin A16000 IU/kg
Vitamin D31600 IU/kg
Vitamin E75 mg/kg
Vitamin C1500 mg/kg
Calcium (Ca)0.67 %
Phosphorous (P)0.41 %
Sodium (Na)0.07 %
Potassium (K)1.12 %
Magnesium (Mg)0.29 %
Energy: 11.6MJ/kg - 2769 kcal/kg

Feeding advice (grams per day)

Body weight (g) 100 300 500 750 1000 1250 1500
Min (grams) 10 15 20 30 35 40 45
Max (grams) 15 20 25 35 40 50 55

Available as:

Dry: 2.5 kg, 275g