Mazuri® Callitrichid Gel Diet

Mazuri® Callitrichid Diet is an easy-to-prepare callitrichid diet designed to support a variety of feeding regimes for insectivorous primates. This primate food is shipped as a powder that is designed to be made into a gel prior to feeding. Mazuri® gel diets are highly palatable and have a long shelf life in the powder form.

• Convenient powder - Mixes with hot water to form a palatable soft moist product. 
• Contains natural vitamin E - Highly available form of vitamin E.
• Palatable diet - Supports the feeding of other food items.
• Meets NRC Non-Human Primate recommendations - For vitamins and minerals.
 
Product Form: Dry powder

Product Size: Available by the kg.
 

Product Sheet

SKU 0008107

FORMULA NUMBER 5MI5

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Every exotic animal deserves the right nutrition

Crude protein not less than
Crude fat not less than
Crude fiber not more than
Ash not more than
Moisture not more than
20.0%
7.0%
4.0%
7.0%
12.0%

 

Glucose, dehulled soybean meal, ground corn, casein, wheat middlings, gelatin, ground wheat, soybean oil,
dried egg product, fructose, wheat germ, corn gluten meal, dried whey, calcium carbonate, dried beet pulp,
corn oil, brewers dried yeast, dehydrated alfalfa meal, wheat bran, citric acid (a preservative), dicalcium phosphate, berry flavor, flaxseed oil, sodium hexametaphosphate, xanthan gum, potassium carbonate, salt, dl-methionine, magnesium oxide, l-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (vitamin C), choline bitartrate, natural orange oil, pyridoxine hydrochloride, taurine, preserved with mixed tocopherols (form of vitamin E), ascorbic acid, rosemary extract, l-tryptophan, zinc proteinate, folic acid, manganese proteinate, choline chloride, vitamin A acetate, manganous oxide, copper proteinate, d-alpha tocopheryl acetate (source vitamin E),  zinc  oxide, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (source of vitamin K), ferrous carbonate, niacin, calcium pantothenate, iron proteinate, copper sulfate, riboflavin supplement, thiamin mononitrate, zinc sulfate, cobalt  proteinate, calcium iodate, ethylenediamine dihydriodide, sodium selenite, cobalt carbonate, biotin, cholecalciferol (form of vitamin D3), vitamin B12 supplement.

  • Mazuri® Callitrichid Gel Diet can be fed in combination with fruit, vegetables, browse or other food items. Care should be taken when using supplemental dietary ingredients to ensure that nutrient recommendations are assessed.
  • Feed intake will vary based on age, body size and reproductive status. 
  • A targeted level would be 2.5%-3.0% powder per kg of animal by body weight per day (never feed dry powder without combining with water).
    1. Mix, by weight, 60% boiling (or at minimum180oF) water to 40% Mazuri® Callitrichid Gel Diet, or for a more firm product use 50% boiling water to 50% powder.
    2. Mix thoroughly with a spoon, fork or whisk for one minute, then pour into a shallow pan and allow to cool
    3. Refrigerate until firm.  Cut into pieces appropriately sized for the animals being fed.

Storage Conditions
Mazuri® Callitrichid Gel Diet has a 1 year shelf life in the dry powder form when stored in a dry environment.  For best results, tightly affix canister lid or store contents of open bag in container with sealing lid.  Store in a cool (75°F or colder), dry (approximately 50% RH) location.  The mixed product should be stored under refrigeration for no longer than 7 days. The mixed product can be frozen for 30 days. Repeated thawing of prepared product is discouraged.
 

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