New Poultry Electrolyte

| 2/15/2011 5:32:57 PM

Tags: Chick feed, chick supplements, baby animal care, Press Release,

 New Poultry Electrolyte Designed for the Backyard Poultry Raiser

Chilton, WI — Milk Products announces the addition of a poultry electrolyte, Sav-A-Chick™ Electrolyte and Vitamin Supplement, to the Sav-A-Caf® product line. Unlike most poultry and chicken electrolyte products on the market today that treat hundreds of birds, Sav-A-Chick™ is ideal for casual poultry raisers with 1 – 10 birds.

chick“Interest is growing all over the country, in both suburban and urban areas, to raise poultry as pets and for their eggs,” commented Dave Kuehnel, President of Milk Products. “We saw an opportunity to cater to this market by developing a poultry electrolyte specifically for the backyard poultry raiser.”

Electrolytes are important to have on hand in situations that cause stress to a bird, such as hot weather, sickness, or a change in environment. In these situations a bird can become dehydrated, affecting its ability to digest food.

Sav-A-Chick™ Electrolyte and Vitamin Supplement is formulated specifically for poultry. Each ¼ oz. packet of electrolyte powder mixes with 1 gallon of water. The single-use packets are pre-measured to ensure accurate dosage, as well as product freshness. Poultry owners not only have the convenience of a pre-measured electrolyte, but can also be assured their birds are receiving the proper amount of electrolytes and vitamins.

Available as a 3-packet strip, Sav-A-Chick™ Electrolyte and Vitamin Supplement is now available for purchase. Please visit or call 800-657-0793 for more information.

Based in Chilton, WI, Milk Products is one of the nation’s largest manufacturers of high-quality animal milk replacers and young animal health products. Using its innovative manufacturing technology, Milk Products makes over 700 different products for numerous independent feed manufacturers and wholesale distributors.

Milk Products is proud to be the only ISO (International Organization for Standardization) 9001:2008 certified manufacturer of baby animal nutrition products in North America. Milk Products’ facilities are also certified by Safe Feed/Safe Food (SFSF) and the Facility Certification Institute (FCI).

For over 40 years, the Sav-A-Caf® brand has been trusted to be a sign of high-quality milk replacers and baby animal care products for many species of farm animals and pets.

For more information, please visit  or contact: Carrie Kost, Marketing Manager, Milk Products
800-657-0793 or  

This press release is presented without editing for your information. MOTHER EARTH NEWS does not recommend, approve or endorse the products and/or services offered. You should use your own judgment and evaluate products and services carefully before deciding to purchase.   

4/19/2011 2:06:45 PM

new to raising chicks after 25 years of pursuading my husband. He was a Mother Earth fan years ago. I'm looking forward to using you as a primary baby chick guide. We have 6 Ameraucanas. Totally cute with very individual personalities already at 5 days old. A couple are a little slow and I'm wondering if they are going to have problems. Both had clogged dried poop on their vents. They seem to be perking up but still slower and smaller than the others since I cleaned up their poopers.

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