Oxbow's Essentials - Young Guinea Pig Food is formulated to meet the specific nutritional needs of young, pregnant, and nursing guinea pigs and help them thrive. This complete and balanced young guinea pig food contains Alfalfa hay to provide optimal energy and the fiber essential for healthy digestion. We then add wholesome ingredients and vital nutrients to meet the growth, energy, pregnancy, and nursing needs of guinea pigs. Product Highlights: Uniform pellets prevent selective feeding Contains alfalfa to meet energy needs of young, pregnant, and nursing guinea pigs Fortified with vitamins and minerals for optimum health Formulated with the guidance of top veterinarians and nutritionists Seventy percent of your guinea pig's diet should be grass hay. Oxbow offers a variety of hand-selected, high-fiber hays to enrich the life and health of your pet.
Growing (under 6 months): Unlimited pellets daily in addition to unlimited grass hay.
Pregnant/ nursing (guinea pig sows): Unlimited pellets daily in addition to unlimited grass hay. Alfalfa hay may be given in small quantities.
Please note that these are guidelines. For adult guinea pig feeding guidelines, or if your guinea pig is overweight or underweight, please contact your veterinarian or Oxbow for more specific feeding information. New Customers. Week One, mix ¼ new foods with ¾ current foods. Week Two, mix ½ new foods with ½ current foods. Week Three, mix ¾ new food with ¼ current food. By Week Four, you can feed Oxbow Essentials Young Guinea Pig Food exclusively to your pet.
Alfalfa meal, Soybean hulls, Wheat middlings, Soybean meal, Soybean oil, Salt, Lignin sulfonate, Cane molasses, L-Ascorbyl-2-monophosphate (Vitamin C), Limestone, Yeast culture (dehydrated), Vitamin E supplement, Choline chloride, Zinc proteinate, Zinc sulfate, Ferrous sulfate, Niacin, Copper sulfate, Selenium yeast, Vitamin A supplement, Folic acid, D-Calcium pantothenate, Copper proteinate, Riboflavin supplement, Manganese proteinate, Biotin, Manganous oxide, Thiamine mononitrate, Magnesium sulfate, Vitamin B12 supplement, Sodium selenite, Pyridoxine hydrochloride, Cobalt carbonate, Vitamin D3 supplement, Calcium iodate