A great first step for off food pets. Jump-Start was created to address the full range of reasons a reptile's normal eating pattern may be disrupted, from breeding, illness and anorexia to everyday sluggishness. Simply slide the gentle applicator into a pet's mouth and deliver a healthy, concentrated dose of calories and vital vitamins. The reptile should soon display a burst of energy, which can help to re-establish a normal eating pattern. Also a great way to get a sluggish turtle or tortoise into high gear.