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Emeraid Herbivore


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Emeraid Herbivore

A specially formulated high-fiber diet, created by experts in exotic animal care, to meet the nutritional needs of critically ill herbivores. Part of the Emeraid System for Exotic Animal Critical Care, designed for animals like rabbits, guinea pigs, reptiles, and more. This powdered diet can be mixed with water for easy feeding through small tubes. To be used under professional guidance.


Designed for herbivorous mammals including;

  • rabbits
  • guinea pigs
  • chinchillas

Also herbivorous reptiles such as green iguanas and tortoises. It can also be fed in combination with other Emeraid products to a variety of species, including box turtles, geese, mice and rats, gerbils and hamsters

Key Benefits

  • Gentle, high-fiber content for improved digestion
  • Essential amino acids for better protein absorption
  • Rich in arginine and glutamine for debilitated patients
  • Easily digestible fats and carbs for energy
  • Balanced omega 3:6 fatty acids for overall health
  • Includes dietary nucleotides for DNA and RNA support

How to use

WARNING: Emeraid has been scientifically designed for extremely high digestibility. Avoid contamination. Handle product carefully. Keep dry. Use a clean, dry scoop. Do not cross contaminate with scoops used with non-Emeraid foods. Contamination can cause harmful bacterial growth.

  • Use the red scoop provided for precise measuring.
  • Mix powder with hot water (122°F or 50°C) in equal parts.
  • Stir until smooth.
  • Load the feeding tube right before using to avoid clogs.
  • Feed immediately within 30 minutes of preparation.
  • Keep the feeding tools warm (103-105°F or 39-41°C).
  • Adjust feeding volume based on the animal's species and condition.
  • Use as the sole diet for up to 10 days unless advised otherwise.
  • For poor weight gain or malabsorption, mix with regular diet (25%-30% Emeraid; 70%-75% regular diet).
  • Discard any unused formula and clean the feeding syringe.

Storage and Shelf life

  • Refrigerate after opening.
  • Shelf life is approximately 1 year from the manufacturing date.
  • When frozen, it may be used up to 2 years past the expiration date.
  • Use Emeraid Herbivore within 9 months of opening.


Cellulose, soy protein hydrolyzed, corn syrup solids, rice gel flour, inulin, corn oil, defatted wheat germ, canola oil, sucrose, glutamine, ground limestone, dicalcium phosphate, potassium bicarbonate, iodized salt, DL-methionine (an essential amino acid), magnesium sulfate, choline iodized salt, DL-methionine (an essential amino acid), magnesium sulfate, choline chloride, cysteine (an essential amino acid), vitamin A supplement, vitamin E supplement, vitamin D3 supplement, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (source of vitamin K activity), copper sulfate, manganese oxide, zinc oxide, niacin supplement, calcium dipantothenate, riboflavin supplement, thiamine mononitrate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, vitamin B12 supplement, folic acid, biotin, ascorbic acid, tryptophan (an essential amino acid), manganese sulfate, ethoxyquin (preservative), zinc sulfate, sodium selenite.


100g & 400g pouches

how much should i give a guinea pig in one meal Please check with your veterinary surgeon how much your pet would need in each dose


Shipping charges mainland GB zone1

Value Weight Delivery Charge
Over £49.00 Any Weight FREE
Under £49.00 No weight limit £4.50
Under £49.00 Under 250 grams £3.49

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Please ring us on 01833 641112 for more information.

Refrigerated Items

  • Refrigerated lines Packaging Cost: Despatched with Woolcool Refrigerated Packaging for £7.50.
Wool cool keeps pharmaceutical products at fridge-like, ambient, or even freezing temperatures for up to 72 hours, and possibly longer depending on the contents and use of ice packs.
Important Delivery Information:
  • Receipt Required: Someone must be available to receive the delivery. Woolcool packaging is designed for temperature-controlled goods, so parcels cannot be left unattended.
  • Immediate Refrigeration: Upon receipt, refrigerate the contents immediately to ensure your food or medicine remains at the correct temperature.
  • Failed Delivery Attempts: We are not responsible for the cost of replacements if a delivery attempt fails due to the absence of someone to receive it.

We want you to be completely satisfied with any purchase. If not any item* can be returned to us within 14 days of receipt for exchange or refund Please give us a ring for a returns number on 01833 641112 or alternatively email sales@hyperdrug.co.uk to obtain a returns number.

*Due to legal requirements medicines may not be returned except to correct an error in despatch or in response to an "official recall". If an item is believed to be faulty it should be returned for inspection and it may be necessary to forward it to the manufacturers for testing before replacements or refunds can be authorised. This does not infringe legal rights. Please contact our customer services for a "Returns Number" which must appear on the outside of the package or it will not be accepted. We advise customers to use an insured method of shipping and to retain proof of despatch. We may refuse returns on products specially obtained or manufactured to order. Items must be returned unsoiled and unused and sent adequately packed and carriage paid.

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