Zoo Med is proud to offer ReptiVite™ without D3, a complete vitamin, mineral, and amino acid complex specifically formulated for reptiles. ReptiVite™ without D3 is calcium based to ensure healthy bone growth with the correct 2:1 calcium to phosphorus ratio. Originally developed for the San Diego Zoo to correct soft-shell problems in turtles, it is now used by some of the most respected zoos and animal parks throughout the world. The first reptile vitamin to include the complete amino acid complex, an essential component in protein digestion. ReptiVite™ without D3 does not contain artificial additives or fillers like soy, yeast, or sucrose.
- Use 2-3 times weekly on your reptiles food.
- ReptiVite™ without D3 on food: Dust lightly over vegetables, fruits, insects, or turtle paste.
Insectivores: Place crickets in a plastic bag along with a small amount of ReptiVite(TM) and shake to “dust” crickets with the powder. Feed approximately 12 dusted crickets per week for every 2.5 ounces (71 grams) of body weight.
Herbivores: Add approximately ½ teaspoon (2.5 cc) ReptiVite(TM) to food for every 5 ounces (142 grams) of body weight. Omnivores: Use either of the above methods as desired.