Recommended for a variety of digestive upsets, Bene-Bac Plus contains 7 species of live, naturally-occurring microorganisms. Easy-to-offer source of fructooligosaccharide (FOS) and probiotics for birds and reptiles boasts a guaranteed total live (viable) lactic acid producing bacteria of 20 million Colony Forming Units (CFU) per gram!
Bene-Bac Plus is recommended as part of the management program for all birds and reptiles subjected to adverse or changing conditions. Use when hand feeding, weaning from hand feeding, transporting or breeding birds. May also be used during diet changes, post antibiotic therapy, or regularly for normal maintenance.
Suggested Powder Use: For weekly general maintenance, use 1/8 teaspoon for birds 1 lb. or less, and 1/8 teaspoon for every pound thereafter, up to a maximum of 1 teaspoon per treatment. Feed by top dressing on moistened or oiled dry food or fresh fruit and vegetables.
Guaranteed total live (viable) lactic acid producing bacteria: 20 million Colony Forming Units (CFU) per gram. (Bifidobacterium bifidum, Lactobacillus fermentum, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, Lactobacillus plantartum and Pediococcus acidilactici).
Dextrose, Maltodextrins, Fructooligosaccharide, Sodium Silico Aluminate, Dried Bifidobacterium bifidum
Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus fermentum
Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus
Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei
(Avian Strain) Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium
Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus plantartum
Fermentation Product and Dried Pediococcus acidilactici
Directions for Use
Hand Feeding: Mix with formula after cooling to 100°F or less. Provide one feeding on days 1, 3, 5 and 7 and then one feeding per week until weaned from hand-feeding formula.
||Amount of Bene-Bac Plus
||1/8 level teaspoon
||1/4 level teaspoon
||1/2 level teaspoon
1/4 teaspoon scoop included with jar.
Growth and Maintenance
Feed birds weekly by top dressing Bene-Bac Plus Powder on moistened or oiled dry food or fruits and vegetables. Use table above as a guideline for amount to feed, up to a maximum of one teaspoon per feeding. Discard uneaten food after no more than 8 hours and thoroughly wash dishes.
Use quantities indicated for Growth and Maintenance but provide two feedings, 3 days apart, before and after periods of environmental change or nutritional changes. If your bird is anorexic, consult your veterinarian.
If several birds are maintained in a common cage or flyway, use the approximate total weight of all birds to determine feeding level, Mix with feed so that all birds receive appropriate amount.
- For large ratites, use 1 teaspoon for growing birds and 2 teaspoons for mature stock.
- One level teaspoon equals approximately 2.7 grams of Bene-Bac Plus Powder.
- Wash all feeding dishes, water bottles or water dishes thoroughly with hot, soapy water and rinse well after use.
- Reptiles should be provided Bene-Bac Plus Powder on the same weight basis as birds.
- Be sure to contact your veterinarian for any illness.
Store in cool, dry conditions. Not for human consumption.