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Chubbypetsgarden® Sun Cured Alfalfa Hay 500g
Price RM17.00
Product SKU Ch003
Brand Chubbypetsgarden®
Size (L x W x H) 30 cm x 30 cm x 30 cm
Availability 34
Quantity
Description

It differs from grass hays such as timothy, orchard grass and oat in the leaf, stem, and root structure. Alfalfa Hay is legume hay and the protein, calcium and energy content are higher than in grass hay. Alfalfa Hay is an outstanding feed for young animals. It contains more crude protein, digestible energy, and calcium levels than any other forage. In addition, it has the fiber content needed for normal digestive functioning. Alfalfa provides the essential calcium necessary for growing bones. Alfalfa is also a source of important minerals, including phosphorus, potassium, magnesium, sulfur, iron, zinc and selenium. Chubby Pets Garden Sun Cured hay are sourced from USA.

Read more about feeding alfalfa hay to your rabbit, guinea pig, chinchilla.

Alfalfa Hay used carefully, in certain situations, it can be a valuable tool in nutritional management. Alfalfa Hay can be used as an appetite stimulant when an animal is ill, pregnant, nursing and after post surgical patients. Because it is high in fiber, a small pinch can be given as a treat.

Feeding Directions

Growing Animals (under 6 months): Unlimited amounts, plus free choice grass hay.(Timothy, Bermuda Grass)
Mature Animals(12 months and above): Occasional small amounts.
Nursing Females: Unlimited amounts in addition to free choice grass hay.(Timothy, Bermuda Grass)

Alfalfa Hay should only be offered carefully to mature rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas and other small animals due to the higher protein and calcium content.

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 Sun Cured Timothy Hay, Bermuda Grass.

How much do I feed daily?

Alfalfa Hay can be fed daily to growing animals as 50% of their total dietary intake. Adult animals should be limited to a small pinch as a treat.



Crude Protein (min)................................ 18.0%
Crude Fat (min)...................................... 1.5%
Crude Fiber (max).................................. 30.0%
Moisture (max)...................................... 14.0%