Zoo Med Natural Grassland Tortoise Food

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Description

Zoo Med Natural Grassland Tortoise Food is a natural, high-fiber diet for tortoises. This formula contains long-stem fibers, an important part of a tortoise’s natural diet. Zoo Med’s Grassland Tortoise Food contains this necessary fiber that is not found in many other commercial foods. It also includes nutritious dandelion greens, yucca and other plants that tortoises love. These pellets are formulated for all Grassland Tortoise species, such as Russian, Greek, Sulcata, Leopard, Pancake, Hermann’s and Desert Tortoises.

Key Benefits
  • High fiber, low protein diet that's appropriate for all grassland tortoises'
  • Formulated for Russian, Greek, Sulcata, Leopard and pancake tortoises
  • Added vitamins and minerals and no artificial colors or preservatives
  • Full of sun cured oat and timothy hay, as well as dried Dandelion greens and extracts of Ginger, Garlic, Juniper and Cassia
  • Made in the USA!

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  • Item Number
    96824
  • Food Form

    Pellets

  • Reptile Type

    Tortoise

Nutritional Info
Ingredients

Suncured Timothy Hay, Wheat Middlings, Almond Hull Meal, Miscanthus Ground Grass, Suncured Alfalfa Meal, Ground Wheat, Calcium Carbonate, Escarole, Endive, Monocalcium Phosphate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Dried Dandelion Greens, Sodium Bicarbonate, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Bifidobacterium bifidum Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Hydrated Sodium Calcium Aluminosilicate, Hydrolyzed Yeast, Brewers Dried Yeast, Yeast Culture, Garlic Extract, Anise Extract, Chinese Cassia Bark Extract, Ginger Extract, Horseradish, Juniper Extract, Yucca schidigera Extract, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of stabilized Vitamin C), Vitamin E Supplement, Zinc Methionine Complex, Mixed Tocopherols (a preservative), Rosemary Extract, Ascorbic Acid, Citric Acid (a preservative), Lecithin, Silicon Dioxide, Choline Chloride, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Niacin Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate (source of Vitamin B5), Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (source of Vitamin K activity), Riboflavin Supplement (source of Vitamin B2), Thiamine Mononitrate (source of Vitamin B1), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (source of Vitamin B6), Biotin, Folic Acid, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Zinc Oxide, Manganous Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Chloride, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite.

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein 9.0% min
Crude Fat 2.0% min
Crude Fiber 26.0% max
Moisture 13.0% max
Ash 10.0% max
Calcium 0.9% mi
Calcium 1.3.0% max
Phosphorous 0.4% min
Sodium 0.3.0% max
Feeding Instructions

Feed free choice and change daily. Moisten pellets with water to stimulate feeding behavior and create a flavorful mash that tortoises love. Many tortoises enjoy lettuce; however diets made of mostly lettuce are unnaturally high in protein and low in fiber. If your tortoise will only eat lettuce, thoroughly mix small amounts of lettuce into moistened Natural Grassland Tortoise Food. Slowly reduce the amount of lettuce offered at each feeding until your tortoise has switched to Natural Grassland Tortoise Food. Always provide clean drinking water (use Zoo Med's Repti Safe water conditioner to treat tap water). Store unused food in a cool, dry area.

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A Walk on the Wild Side

Zoo Med makes it their mission to provide reptiles and other exotic pets with the very best food, supplements and habitats. This company of passionate hobbyists knows that not all pets are furry with four paws and offers a true understanding of reptiles, amphibians, fish and invertebrates. Whether you're new to reptile care and fishkeeping or are an experienced breeder, Zoo Med covers it all.

A Walk on the Wild Side

An Exotic Diet for an Exotic Pet

When it comes to your pet's dinner, the menu consists of worms, crickets and snails galore. Zoo Med offers a wide range of nutritious and tasty food to feed every exotic pet a special diet that's made just for them.

Turtles and Tortoises

Turtles and Tortoises: From treats to whole diets, Zoo Med provides a nutritional boost to fit any turtle or tortoise want or need.

Lizards

Lizards: For pets like bearded dragons, there's a selection of tasty options, including cans of mealies, grasshoppers and caterpillars and complete pellet diets.

Fish

Fish: Your tropical fish enjoys a treat every now and then, and Zoo Med offers a tasty variety to choose from.

Frogs

Frogs: Including high-protein, sinking pellets that mimic what frogs would eat in the wild, this frog food is just what you need to keep your amphibian jumping.

Give Him an Extra Boost

Give Him an Extra Boost

Because any pet could benefit from a little extra care, Zoo Med makes supplements that will help fortify your exotic pet's health and environment. Feeding him a supplement, in addition to his healthful meal, can be the extra step that it takes to keep your frog, lizard, turtle or fish happy and healthy.

Rest, Relax and Thrive

Every exotic pet needs a place to call their own, and Zoo Med makes it easy to keep them comfortable and thriving.

Lighting

Lighting

Mimic the true feel of a tropical or desert climate with lighting that gives reptiles the warmth of a natural habitat. The selection includes long-lasting bulbs that require minimal maintenance and infrared lights that won't disturb sleep patterns.

Bedding

Bedding

With bedding made from renewable sources like coconut husks that allow animals to burrow and nest as they would in the wild, consider Zoo Med your source to create a home within your home.

About Zoo Med

About Zoo Med

Since 1977, Zoo Med has been manufacturing products for reptiles, amphibians, birds and aquatic pets. Led by experience and dedication, they provide truly innovative products, with an emphasis on efficiency and minimizing environmental impact. At Zoo Med, they are never satisfied with the status quo, which is why they constantly strive to bring the latest and greatest options right into the homes of the pet lovers that need them.

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  • Russian Tortoise Loves It!

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    Great food, great price, and fast delivery. I've bought this twice and loved it! Will buy again soon.

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  • Great tortoise food

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    This is great food and easy to use. Our tortoise was used to lettuce snd broccoli because we had just gotten him snd didnt know any better. After doing some research online we found this product and read the directions on how to transition our tortoise over to it. Worked great!

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  • Great product

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    My tortoises (sulcata and desert tortoise) love this and it was recommended by my exotic vet.

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  • Russian tortoise

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    I add a little water to this product because they are a little too big for my little guy.

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  • Excellent supplement for all tortoise species

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    Zoomed Grassland pellets are an excellent source of many essential vitamins and minerals for tortoises. Most non-grass eating species may not consume them eagerly but they can be crumbled up and sprinkled onto their food a couple of times a week.

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  • Good quality

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    My russians have zero interest in this feed they dont touch it it works well good ingredients i mix it with greens and they get whatever is stuck to it. Price is great

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  • Torts love this stuff

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    My Leopard and Sulcata tort love this stuff. We still soak it a bit since they are young and can't seem to break it up dry. But they eat every bite.

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  • This stuff is great!!

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    I was having problems getting my hatchling Sulcata to eat his soaked Mazuri, I just received my Zoo Med Natural Grassland Tortoise food today and he loves it!!

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  • Bang for your Buck

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    Can not beat the prices. Free shipping if I spend a certain amount. Which if I plan ahead (autoship) I will always get free 1-2 day delivery!

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  • First time using this Product

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    Still trying to convince Georgie that he likes this... he is a rescue and we're getting to know each other. The quality of the food is tops!

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