Rooster Booster - Liquid B-12 plus Vitamin K
A super-concentrated 10,000mcg. per ounce of pure B-12. Helps chickens in times of stress due to illness. Aids in the stimulation of appetite for proper growth. Oxygenates blood and increases alertness. Great for use before showing or competitions.
An excellent method of providing B-12 without the hassle of injectionsFrom PoultryDVM.com:
Vitamin B12 is an essential part of several enzyme systems that carry out a number of basic metabolic functions. Vitam B12 is necessary for the formation of DNA and the production of red blood cells. Vitamin B12 helps to maintain the nervous system and is essential to maintaining mental function. Vitamin B12 is essential to heart health.
Vitamin B12 Deficiency Chickens with vitamin B12 deficiency usually develop clinical signs associated with nervous system impairment, such as leg weakness and perosis. Other signs include poor feathering and reduced hatchability from deficient breeding parents. Vitamin B12-deficient embryos die at about day 17.
Vitamin B12 Deficiency Risk Factors Intestinal malabsorption: Includes gastrointestinal conditions affecting the chicken's small intestine. Decreased stomach acid production.
Guaranteed Analysis (per fluid ounce):
Vitamin B12 10,000 mcg
Menadione (Vitamin K) 0.1 mg
Shake well before using. 1cc to 3cc B12 Liquid may be mixed in feed or administered orally with a dose syringe. If preferred, mix 1 oz. of Liquid B-12 per gallon of water daily.