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Old 04-10-2012, 03:37 PM   #1
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Can i use Zolcal-D as a regular supplement (Say once a week or month) or is it really only used when tortoises are lacking calcium?

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Old 04-10-2012, 05:08 PM   #2
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I wouldn't use it as a full time suppliment. Its a very concentrated dose of both vitamin D3 and Calcium.
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Old 04-10-2012, 11:21 PM   #3
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This is usually given when prescribed by a vet because your tortoise needs a quick supply of concentrated calcium, not to be used as a regular things.
Offer cuttlefish, best after soaking, calcium carbonate, available from any horse supply shop, hope this helps
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Old 05-10-2012, 10:25 AM   #4
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For calium I scrape/dust a small amount of cuttlefish on my torts feed just a couple of times a week thats the only way I can get calcium into them. I do leave the cuttlefish in the table but they never touch it.
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