Vitamin B12

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Bat Cave Silkies, Sep 6, 2010.

  1. Bat Cave Silkies

    Bat Cave Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 11, 2010
    Bat Cave, NC
    What is the proper dosage....amount....frequency that Vit B12 should be given to a bantam (Silkie)?
     
  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Quote:I did a little googling and came up with this dose in a couple different places

    Vitamin B-12 1/2cc intramuscular daily to increase appetite and energy.

    http://www.xtremegamebirds.com/Dosage Chart.html

    Nothing specific to bantams

    Imp

    Whenever I see your user name I think you are in British Columbia. [​IMG] Bat Cave
     
    Last edited: Sep 6, 2010
  3. Bat Cave Silkies

    Bat Cave Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 11, 2010
    Bat Cave, NC
    Thanks Imp....I hate to go IM....I read on one of the forums about oral B12, but can't recall that anyone gave a specific dose or frequency
     
  4. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Of course after skimming 15 pages on google I scrolled down farther on the link I posted and saw:

    Vitamins B12 100mg 1 tablet daily to increase appetite and energy

    Imp- feeling kind of slow today [​IMG]
     
  5. Bat Cave Silkies

    Bat Cave Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 11, 2010
    Bat Cave, NC
    [​IMG] Imp~~you are a treasure. I've been busy outside building show pens because the weather is glorious today. Thank you for spending the time goggling
     

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