Mazuri® Insectivore Gel Diet

Mazuri® Insectivore Gel Diet is an easy-to-prepare high-protein, high-fiber insectivore food that offers proper nutrition of for a wide range of insectivores. This Mazuri® insectivore diet is shipped as a powder that is designed to be made into a gel prior to feeding. Although gut loaded insects may be part of the insectivore diet, no supplementation is needed when using this insectivore diet, which contains taurine at levels that meet the recommendations for carnivores.

Best Fed To: Mazuri® gel diets are highly palatable and have a long shelf life as the dry form. Mazuri® Insectivore Gel is best for insectivorous reptiles such as Anoles, Basilisks, Bearded Dragons, Chameleons, Geckos and Water Dragons.

  • Designed to be complete and balanced for insectivores - No supplementation necessary.
  • Highly fortified - May feed with fruits, greens, etc.
  • Contains fish oil - Rich source of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids.
  • Contains high fiber - Helps simulate the chitin component of the insectivore's diet.
  • Contains taurine - At levels that meet recommendations for carnivores.
  • Highly palatable.

Product Form:  Dry Powder

Product Size: 1 kg per container.

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SKU 1813794


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Every exotic animal deserves the right nutrition

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  • Combine, by weight, 65% boiling water and 35% Mazuri® gel powder. Adjust ratios to desired texture and need.
    • Mix fully, pour into shallow pan. Refrigerate overnight or until firm. Cut to desired size and feed.
  • Feed intake will vary based on age, body size and reproductive status. A targeted intake 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).
    • Mazuri® Insectivore 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.
  • Always provide plenty of fresh, clean water.
  • Prepared gel should be consumed or discarded within 24 hours or stored no longer than 7 days under refrigeration or up to 1 month frozen.
  • If frozen, it is recommended that frozen batches be individually sealed in amount of usage, as repeated entry into the container exposes gel to oxygen.
  • Thoroughly wash feed and water bowls on a regular basis. It is always good practice to wash hands thoroughly after feeding and/or handling animals. This diet is not for human consumption.

Storage Conditions
Mazuri® Gel Diets have a 1-year shelf life in the dry powder form when stored in a dry environment. For best results, tightly affix lid on canister after removal of desired dosage or store contents of open bags in container with sealing lid. Store in a cool (75°F/24°C or colder), dry (approximately 50% RH) location free from rodents and insects. Do not feed moldy or insect-infested feed to animals as it may cause illness, performance loss or death. The mixed product should be stored under refrigeration for no longer than 7 days or frozen for up to 1 month. It is recommended that frozen batches be individually sealed in amount of usage, as repeated entry into the container exposes gel to oxygen. Once this product is mixed, it should be handled like raw food. 

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