Oxbow - 425g Alfalfa Hay OAN100
Alfalfa Hay is a high protein, energy and calcium legume hay which is ideal for young, lactating, ill or post-surgical animals. Combine with the Bunny Basics 15/23 to ensure a healthy, balanced diet for young or active rabbits.
- A high protein, energy and calcium legume hay
- Hand selected and sorted
- All natural product
- No additives
- Ideal for young rabbits, lactating rabbits and rabbits who are ill or post-surgical as they need more concentrated nutrition
- Alfalfa hay, mixed with any other Oxbow grass hay, creates a rich, flavourful and nutritious treat
- Suitable for rabbits, guinea pigs & chinchillas
- Crude Protein min 16.00%
- Crude Fat min 1.50%
- Crude Fiber max 32.00%
- Moisture max 15.00
- Growing Animals (under 6 months): Unlimited amounts, plus free choice grass hay.
- Mature Animals: Occasional small amounts.
- Nursing Females: Unlimited amounts in addition to free choice grass hay.
- Alfalfa Hay should only be offered carefully to mature rabbits, guinea pigs & chinchillas due to the higher protein and calcium content.
- Many vets believe that animals prone to kidney stones, bladder stones or calcium crystals in their urine should always avoid alfalfa.
- Alfalfa Hay can be used to help animals gain weight and will give a nice shine to their fur.
- Elderly animals should be fed foods they enjoy, such as alfalfa, when considering quality of life.
- Alfalfa Hay can be used in small amounts as an appetite stimulant for thin or convalescing animals.
- Rabbits, guinea pigs and chinchillas under six months of age can be given Alfalfa Hay daily.
- After six months of age an animal should begin a gradual transition to 100% grass hay such as Oat Hay, Western Timothy, Orchard Grass or Bunny Brome.
How much do I feed daily?
- Alfalfa Hay can be fed daily to growing animals as 25% of their total dietary intake. Adult animals should be limited to a SMALL pinch as a treat.
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