Wombaroo Possum Milk Replacer
Composition Age factor < 0.8 (early lactation). Protein 340 g/kg, fat 150 g/kg, carbohydrate 390 g/kg.
Age factor > 0.8 (late lactation). Protein 300 g/kg, fat 360 g/kg, carbohydrate 200 g/kg.
Both formulations also contain alpha-linolenic acid, eicosapentaenoic acid, docosahexaenoic acid, vitamins and minerals.
Actions The composition of possum milk undergoes both qualitative and quantitative changes as the joey develops. These milk replacers are formulated to closely resemble the changes in composition and nutrient density that occur during these stages of joey development.
Indications Complete nutrition for orphaned possum joeys. Can be fed full strength from the beginning of feeding. Orphaned joeys also benefit from receiving Wombaroo Impact for five days when first coming into care.
Dosage and Administration By definition, all out of pouch joeys have an age factor of 1 and all joeys confined to the pouch have an age factor less than 1.
Age factor < 0.8. Make 160 g up to 1 L with warm preboiled water. Age factor > 0.8. Make 250 g up to 1 L with warm preboiled water. Feed according to the volumes given on each pack. More detailed information and growth stages are provided on the package.
Presentation: Powder, < 0.8: 160 g, 800 g; > 0.8: 250 g, 1.25 kg.
Storage: Store below 30 deg. C (room temperature). Protect from direct sunlight and moisture.