Vitamin B12

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Also known as Cyanocobalamin.

What it Does

Maintains enzyme systems, cholesterol metabolism

Symptoms of Deficiency

Poor appetite, poor growth, lethargic, low red blood cell count (anamia) and dark pigmentation

Prevention

Feed your animal at least three different types of food. This will ensure it gets adequate supply of this vitamin.

  • Don't use old food. Vitamins decay very rapidly once exposed to the air, heat or being frozen. Try to feed food that is no more than 6 months old.

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