Calf Defender is a 5 in 1 supplement for calves in their first 7-10 of life and can be added to colostrum/whole milk/milk replacer.
This product is targeted at supporting calves with scour problems related to Cryptosporidium, Rotavirus, Coronavirus, Ecoli, Salmonella + other gram positive bacteria.
Calf Defender contains functional proteins which line the gut of the calf and help prevent bad organisms (including viruses) from attaching to the gut lining and causing damage
Calf Defender contains Biocox (Natural Plant Extracts and essential oils) to help restrict the multiplication of oocyst (eggs) in the gut.
Calf Defender contains a massive level of probiotic (billions) of good bacteria to completely dominate the gut flora and maintain a healthy balance of good bacteria over bad.
Calf Defender contains a prebiotic (MOS - mannan oligosaccharides) which are specific sugar molecules which attach to bad bacteria and take them out of the gut and again encouraging a better balance between good beneficial bacteria and bad ones.
Calf Defender also contains Beta-Glucans to improve the immune response when challenged with disease.