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Woodstocks Nutritional Supplements
Feeding Reptiles



Vitamin D Supplements

Woodstocks Oily Vitamin D3  Supplement is probably the most suitable for reptiles. One way of
determining the appropriate quantity is to determine the average weight of each reptile and work
out a daily or weekly supply, giving  1/2 -1  IU vitamin D
3 each day for each gram liveweight of a
reptile in normal health
.


Gravid reptiles need more vitamin D3 than males or resting females. Thus a 40 gram resting lizard
requires 20-40 IU/day, but the amount increases to 200 IU for reptiles producing eggs. It is impossible to
give less than 1 drop so 1 drop each week for the non-productive lizard and a drop every other day for
the egg-producer is the most suitable
.

Woodstocks Vitamin D3 Powder Supplement can be used by dusting crickets or other food insects with
the supplement
. It is much more difficult to give precise amounts but the amount of sugary powder that
sticks to the cricket is usually an appropriate quantity
.

Vitamin E Supplements
Again, the Woodstocks Oily Vitamin E Supplement is the most appropriate way to supply reptiles with
vitamin E. Reptiles' vitamin E requirements are believed to be quite low so the amount supplied should
be equivalent to half that of the vitamin D supplement shown above
. Use one drop of the oily vitamin E
supplement every 2 weeks for a 40 g lizard and commensurately more according to liveweight
.

Vitamin D3 + E Supplements
While vitamin D3 is essential for all reptiles in artificial environments and vitamin E is a beneficial "extra",
it is possible to supply the two vitamins in combination
, using Wood stocks D3 + E Powder Supplement.
This contains 500 IU vitamin D3 and 10 mg vitamin E per gram. It should be used in exactly the same
way as the vitamin D
3 powder supplement described above.


NOTE:
The oil used in the preparation of this  product is of superior blending  qualities and acceptability to monkeys and reptiles.The product has been tested for stability and shows good vitamin retention through the 6 months’shelf life.
.

Prices and Discounts:
The prices quoted on the printed order form shows  the cost of postage and packing.
There is an additinal charge made of £2.50 if you use the Paypal service, when ordering on-line, this is added automatically when you tick the paypal method of paying.. We are too small a company to be registered for VAT and have no facilities for credit card transactions. "Prices include post and packing". These prices are valid to April 2018. You can pay by your PayPal account if you prefer, through the website.   We cannot accept cards over the phone.
We will give a discount on orders of 5 or more units of any particular product and pack size. please phone for details.



Product Information
A product information sheet is despatched with each purchase.

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Further details may be found on our website: www.woodstocksnutrition.co.uk


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Every possible care has been taken in preparing this information.  However, users of this product must satisfy themselves of its suitability for their own particular purposes and ensure that they use appropriate amounts for the size and age of the animal(s) concerned, and keep their supplies under appropriate storage conditions for no longer than the date stated on the label.
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For further information, contact:

Woodstocks Nutritions
10 Hyde Road
Caddington
Luton
Bedfordshire LU1 4HE

Telephone:  07717012684

or e-mail us: info@woodstocksnutrition.co.uk

Last modified: 4/04/2018




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