Main food for turtles, incl. pond turtles. Floating food sticks. Rich in fish and shrimp proteins, resulting in excellent acceptance. Should only be given to tortoises as an occasional treat. Contains lysine to promote healthy bone growth. Multivitamin complex and stabilized vitamin C increase resistance to disease.
Young turtles should be fed as much as they can consume within about 10 minutes by adding the sticks to the water , 2-4 times a day. For adult turtles, 4-5 feeds a week in the same manner are sufficient. Due to its high protein content, this food should be given to tortoises as an occasional treat as a change to their main vegetable diet. Weakened animals can be given fed as their staple food for a limited length to time to strengthen. Soften the required amount briefly in water before fearing.