Colostrum Supplement For Dairy Calves
Protect Dairy supplements colostrum for newborn dairy calves when maternal colostrum quality is unknown or when calves have trouble suckling. Fed in addition to maternal colostrum, Protect Dairy provides 50 grams of globulin protein per feeding, plus essential nutrients dairy calves need at birth. For best results, Protect Dairy must be fed within the first 24 hours following birth.
- Mix 1 package of Protect Dairy into 1.5 quarts of warm (105°F/40°C) water.
- Stir well to ensure complete dispersal.
- Feed the entire mixture to the calf in a single feeding via nipple feeder or esophageal feeder within 2 hours following birth. A second feeding should be give 8 to 12 hours after the first feeding.