Vitamin A

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What it Does[edit | edit source]

Aids healthy growth rate, improves eyesight & aids in the protection of skin. Also known to aid fertility.

Symptoms of Deficiency[edit | edit source]

Problems with eyes. Poor growth, abnormal bone growth. Fish may also have sores on the body which can bleed.

Prevention[edit | edit source]

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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