Mazuri | Vegetarian Rat & Mouse Diet | Rodent Food| 2 Pound (2 Lb.) Bag
- Brand: Mazuri
Target Species: Rat
Item Form: Other
Breed Recommendation: X
- Contains dried yucca shidigera extract to help reduce waste odor.
- Large block shape to encourage chewing and help support dental health.
- Nutritionally complete, no supplementation needed.
- No artificial colors or flavors.
There’s a special group of people who love exotic animals. At Mazuri we’re fascinated by the world’s less-common creatures. When kept as pets, exotic animals require special care and expertise, so we’ve spent decades mastering their needs. That’s why we’re trusted by both pet owners and professionals to provide high-quality nutrition for exotic animals of all kinds. We’re committed to creating the most nutritious exotic pet foods possible based on science, research, and more than 30 years of experience
- No need to provide your pet with extra vitamin and mineral supplements because this food offers complete nutrition.
- The veggie-based pellets include natural vitamin E and dried yucca schidigera extract.
- Omega-3 fatty acids from the added flaxseed promote healthy skin and coat.
- Easily feed your pet with the pellets that help minimize waste and prevent overgrowth in teeth
- Free of artificial colors and flavors.
Mazuri Rat & Mouse Food provides your furry friend with the necessary nutrients he needs for tons of playtime fun. The vegetable-based formula is made with vitamin E, flaxseed and even dried yucca schidigera, an extract known to reduce stool and urine odor. Packed with natural vitamins and minerals, this highly nutritious food is designed to be a complete diet for either your breeding or non-breeding pet. Whether you’re feeding your rat companion or petite-size mouse pal, this pellet-form food is easy to administer and even helps minimize waste.
At Mazuri, it’s our mission to ensure the animals you care for — and care about — reach their full potential! All Mazuri feeds are formulated with the highest quality ingredients using the latest technology.
When you buy Mazuri exotic animal diets, you provide the same quality nutrition many highly trained zoo professionals choose. We don’t only feed your pets at home. Zoos trust us to feed their animals too. In fact, we got our start by providing nutritional products to zoos, and now we’re sharing that expertise with you.
Our nutritionists are constantly conducting research in collaboration with zoos, universities, and breeders to gain new insights into exotic animal nutrition. Every formula we create is precisely calibrated to deliver balanced nutrition, helping nurture and sustain the world’s exotic animals and endangered species.
Mazuri means “good” in Swahili, and they believe that good nutrition comes out of good scientific curiosity. They’ve been making exotic pet foods since 1989, and whether your uncommon pet walks, crawls, flies or swims, Mazuri has a food made just for him. Every formula they make is artificial color-free, FSSC 2000-certified and manufactured in the USA according to strict FDA requirements.
Dehulled Soybean Meal, Ground Corn, Wheat Middlings, Ground Wheat, Soybean Oil, Cane Molasses, Ground Oats, Calcium Carbonate, Dried Beet Pulp, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Wheat Germ, Brewers Dried Yeast, Salt, Calcium Propionate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Dl-Methionine, Choline Chloride, Dried Yucca Schidigera Extract, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (Source of Vitamin K), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin A Acetate, Folic Acid, Thiamine Mononitrate, D-Alpha Tocopheryl Acetate (Form of Vitamin E), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin, Manganous Oxide, Zinc Oxide, Ferrous Carbonate, Copper Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Cobalt Carbonate.
Feed free choice to rats and mice, along with plenty of fresh clean water. Supplemental food items (grasses, vegetables, fruits, and seeds) may be provided, but should not make up more than 20% of the diet. Diets containing higher amounts of fruits, seeds, and other high calorie treats may predispose animals to obesity and other nutritional health disorders. The amount of food consumed will vary due to size of the animal and life stage.
Rats: Adult rats generally consume 16 – 25 grams of feed per day (approx. 4 to 6 pellets)
Mice: Adult mice generally consume 4 – 5 grams of feed per day (approx. 1 to 2 pellets)
Thoroughly wash feeding and watering bowls on a regular basis. It is always a good practice to wash hands thoroughly after feeding and/or handling pets. This diet is not for human consumption.