Oxbow Alfalfa Hay is a high-fibre legume forage hay that is sometimes called the "Queen of Forages" with higher protein, calcium and energy content than grass hay. Oxbow's Alfalfa Hay is an outstanding feed for young animals.
It contains more crude protein, digestible energy, and calcium levels than any other forage. In addition, it has the fibre content needed for normal digestive functioning.
Alfalfa provides the essential calcium necessary for growing bones. Alfalfa is also a source of important minerals, including phosphorus, potassium, magnesium, sulphur, iron, zinc and selenium.
Oxbow's Alfalfa Hay should not be fed to all animals, but if used carefully, in certain situations, it can be a valuable tool in nutritional management.
Due to it's succulent taste, Oxbow's Alfalfa Hay can be used as an appetite stimulant when an animal is ill or for post surgical patients.
Feeding directions: Growing animals under 6 months of age: Unlimited amounts plus free choice grass hay; mature animals: occasional small amounts.
Nursing Females: Unlimited amounts in addition to free choice grass hay Alfalfa Hay should only be offered carefully to mature rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, and prairie dogs due to the higher protein and calcium content.
Bag Size: 425g