This specially formulated food is designed to provide a complete diet for your pet hamster or gerbil. The addition of nutrient-rich Vita-Bite Pellets adds vitamins, minerals not normally found in a straight seed diet, promoting growth and the overall health and well being of your hamster. These pellets also contain beneficial bacteria that work probiotically to aid in digestive health. This high protein formula is rich with peanuts, peas, carrots, sweet potato, parsley, celery and ground flax seed to enhance skin and coat health. This special blend of seeds, grains, nuts and vegetables encourages foraging activity and contains added calcium, necessary for all life stages.