JBL PROTERRA GAMMARUS
Treats made from gammarus for all aquatic turtles

  • Single feed for aquatic and terrapin turtles: purified and naturally dried gammarus with a length of approx. 1-1.5 cm
  • Pure natural food with excellent acceptance: gently dried gammarus from clean waters
  • Promotion of healthy shell growth of all aquatic and terrapin turtles due to the natural calcium content of the crustaceans
  • No artificial colours or preservatives added. Tins, lids, sealing film and label 100 % recyclable
  • Package contents: 1 freshly sealed waterproof and lightproof tin/bucket, containing dried gammarus. With dosing aid in lid
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Price: 8,62 €
basic price 191.56 EUR / kg
Recommended retail price incl. VAT
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Price: 21,52 €
basic price 195.64 EUR / kg
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Price: 10,90 €
basic price 136.25 EUR / kg
Recommended retail price incl. VAT
You can find this item in your specialist and online shop
Product information

Especially for the nutritional requirements of turtles Most aquatic and terrapin turtles are omnivores. They particularly like to eat fish, other aquatic animals, such as crayfish, molluscs, insects and often also aquatic plants. JBL offers a comprehensive range for the species-appropriate diet for turtles, to meet the respective requirements of the animals’ size. Dried fish, crustaceans, molluscs and insects are most important and constitute a species-appropriate, natural diet.

Other good reasons to feed JBL food
Impressive palatability for turtles: Practical research including feeds in the wild. No vitamin loss thanks to airtight packaging. The JBL food tins and buckets are 100 % recyclable, as the tin, sealing film, label and lid are made from one PP mono-material. There is no need to separate the label from the tin, as is actually necessary with other food tins. The thickness of the plastic has also been reduced, as very high-quality PP (polypropylene) is used. The use of polypropylene ensures full recyclability at the end of the product life cycle. The recycled material is used for the production of new products and thus the spread of pollutants in the environment is minimised.

Turtle species for which this food is ideal (examples):
- Cooter turtles (all species)
- Red-bellied short-necked turtle
- Mud turtles
- Painted turtles
- Softshell turtles
- Musk turtles
- Spotted turtle
- Wood turtles
- Terrapins
- Map turtles
- Chinese three-keeled pond turtle

JBL expeditions often visit turtle habitats, be it in the deserts or, even more frequently, in the wetlands of the tropics. The observations of their way of life and eating habits are incorporated into the development of the JBL foods. This information directly from the wild is extremely valuable, as it would otherwise hardly be available.
The aim should always be to care for the animals in a species-appropriate way and ideally to provide for offspring in order to reduce the removal of species from the wild. Although breeding is not absolutely necessary for some species, as the species relevant to the trade come from offspring or are not endangered, JBL nevertheless considers it desirable to breed pets.

Details

JBL PROTERRA GAMMARUS 250ml

Art. no.:
7231173
EAN Code:
4014162072511
Content:
250 ml
Weight:
25 g
Volume packaging:
0.36 l
Gross weight:
60.9 g
Net weight:
25 g
Weight factor:
0
Packaging dimensions (l/h/w):
56/146/56 mm

Properties

Animal species: Chinese three-keeled pond turtles, Cooter turtles, European pond turtles, Hinged tortoises, Map turtle, Musk turtles, Red-bellied short-necked turtles, Terrapins, Tropical terrapins, turtle
Animal size: For all animal sizes
Animal age group: All aquatic turtles
Volume habitat: For all terrariums
Material: You will find details of the materials used under Details & Composition
Feed type: NATURE FOOD
Colour: natural
Dosage: Feed 1 – 2 times a day, as much as can be eaten within a few minutes

Electronic label / illuminant

Mercury: No
Dimmable: No

Technical Data

Height:146 mm
Length:56 mm
Width:56 mm
diameter:56 mm

JBL PROTERRA GAMMARUS 1000ml

Art. no.:
7231200
EAN Code:
4014162723123
Content:
1000 ml
Weight:
110 g
Volume packaging:
1.26 l
Gross weight:
189.956 g
Net weight:
110 g
Weight factor:
0
Packaging dimensions (l/h/w):
90/198/90 mm

Properties

Animal species: Chinese three-keeled pond turtles, Cooter turtles, European pond turtles, Hinged tortoises, Map turtle, Musk turtles, Red-bellied short-necked turtles, Terrapins, Tropical terrapins, turtle
Animal size: For all animal sizes
Animal age group: All aquatic turtles
Volume habitat: For all terrariums
Material: You will find details of the materials used under Details & Composition
Feed type: NATURE FOOD
Colour: natural
Dosage: Feed 1 – 2 times a day, as much as can be eaten within a few minutes

Electronic label / illuminant

Mercury: No
Dimmable: No

Technical Data

Height:198 mm
Length:90 mm
Width:90 mm
diameter:90 mm

JBL PROTERRA GAMMARUS 750ml

Art. no.:
7231400
EAN Code:
4014162723147
Content:
750 ml
Weight:
80 g
Volume packaging:
1.147 l
Gross weight:
105.158 g
Net weight:
80 g
Weight factor:
0
Packaging dimensions (l/h/w):
100/146/100 mm

Properties

Animal species: Chinese three-keeled pond turtles, Cooter turtles, European pond turtles, Hinged tortoises, Map turtle, Musk turtles, Red-bellied short-necked turtles, Terrapins, Tropical terrapins, turtle
Animal size: For all animal sizes
Animal age group: All aquatic turtles
Volume habitat: For all terrariums
Material: You will find details of the materials used under Details & Composition
Feed type: NATURE FOOD
Colour: natural
Dosage: Feed 1 – 2 times a day, as much as can be eaten within a few minutes

Electronic label / illuminant

Mercury: No
Dimmable: No

Technical Data

Height:146 mm
Length:100 mm
Width:100 mm
diameter:100 mm
Analytical components
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Press

11.12.2023

New JBL PROTERRA food concept for reptiles

It tastes good to the turtles, is healthy, natural and varied. In co-operation with leading turtle experts, the JBL research and development department has developed a completely new line of food that provides species-appropriate nutrition for all land, water and pond turtles:

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12.10.2023

2,500 turtles vote for JBL

Turtle Island in Graz is the world's largest turtle institution with its 2,500 reptiles coming from 140 species. Chief biologist, Dr. Peter Praschag, was enthusiastic about the planned JBL PROTERRA turtle food range and had "his" turtles try all nine types of food before the launch in December

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