Tortoise Grass (sample pack)
A herbivorous reptile food supplement for fiber. Carefully sourced* small pieces of grass.
The small cut ‘greens’ have been milled to an average length of about 1/16 inch. They are appropriate for the smallest tortoises. The large cut ‘hays’ are suitable for tortoises above 50 grams in weight. All are soft and easily mixed in with leafy greens for dietary fiber and gut microbiome health.
Includes Net Wt. 1 0z (28.4 gm) each of
Wheat Grass, Oat Grass, Barley grass small cut & Wheat Grass, Oat Grass large cut.
All tortoises will eat grass, for some species it comprises much of their diet, though no tortoises is an exclusive grass eater. Grass has many important aspects for a tortoise diet, fiber content is high on the list. These three grasses in the Tortoise Grass variety pack, oat, wheat & barley, have been milled to about 2mm or 1/16 of an inch. Used at a modest rate for very small babies to using more for large tortoises this is an ideal particle size. No need to grind, cut or chop, the size is great for all your tortoises. They are not 'dusty' when used. All three are a very dark, rich green.
Bagged separately so you can alter the grass from one feeding to the next habituates your tortoise to variety. You might also see one is favored over another. One pound bags are available for each type. You can add 4 ounces each of large cut Wheat & Oat hays for $15 more. These are suitable for tortoises larger than about 50 grams or about 2 ounces.
*Sourced from USDA certified organic producers. My re-packing is done in a non-certified facility, so the term 'organic' may not appear on the primary label. I have not altered the integrity of these foods when re-packaged.
Small Cut, Large Cut