21st Century Essential Pet Puppy Milk Replacer is a Veterinarian-approved formula recommended as a food supplement for newborn puppies up to 6 weeks of age and pregnant or lactating dogs. Enriched with colostrum, a low fat and rich in carbohydrates, proteins, and antibodies to help keep puppies and pregnant or lactating dogs healthy.
Features: Comes in powder form; Serves as a milk replacer
Intended For: Newborn puppies – 6 weeks pate & pregnant/lactating dogs
Health Consideration: Milk Replacer
Cautions: Humans should not consume this product. Individual results may vary.
Warning: If Puppy develops diarrhea, does not gain weight, cries constantly, or becomes lethargic, take to a veterinarian.
Animal & Vegetable Fat (Preserved with BHA and BHT), Dried Whey Protein Concentrate, Dried Whey, Sodium Caseinate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Dried Corn Syrup, L- Arginine, DL-Methionine, Spray Dried Egg Product, Calcium Carbonate, Lecithin, Potassium Sorbate, Calcium Chloride, Dried Colostrum, Choline Chloride, Magnesium Oxide, Iron Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Calcium Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Ethylenediamine Dihydroiodide, Cobalt Sulfate, DL-Alpha Tocopherol Acetate, Vitamin A Acetate, D-Activated Animal Sterol (source of Vitamin D3), Ascorbic Acid, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin, Niacin Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Folic Acid, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, L-Lysine, Mono and Diglycerides of Edible Fats or Oils, Sodium Silico Aluminate, Artificial Flavor
Crude Protein (min) 33.0%
Crude Fat (min) 40.0%
Crude Fiber (max) 0.2%
Moisture (max) 5.0%
Caloric Content: (calculated): 5300 kcal ME/kg, 6.5 kcal ME/Tbs when reconstituted 1:2
All puppies should receive their mother’s milk for at least 2 days, if possible. This first milk gives extra nutrition and temporary immunity againstsome diseases. Warm reconstituted formula to room or body temperature (Do not use a microwave to warm reconstituted formula). Feed puppies 2 tablespoons of liquid (30 mL) per 4 oz. (115 g) of body weight. The daily feeding rate should be divided into equal portions for each feeding. The puppy’s needs will vary and this amount may have to be increased or decreased, depending on the individual. Small or weak puppies may need to be fed every 3 to 4 hours, while larger and/or older puppies do well when fed formula every 8 hours. Weigh the puppies daily to assure adequate feeding. Individual results may vary. Consult your veterinarian for additional advice. Not for human consumption. When a food supplement is desired for growing post-weaned puppies, show dogs, supplementing large litters, and old, or convalescent dogs, powder should be fed at the rate of 1 teaspoon per 5 lbs. (2.3 kg) body weight.