Shepherd’s® Cob PLUS™

Give your animals more than corn cob bedding by upgrading to one of our proprietary blended bedding materials. Our blended bedding products are enhanced to provide enrichment and nesting capabilities for your animals.

Shepherd’s Cob Plus is a blended combination of our exceptional nesting material ALPHA-twist™ with standard corn cob bedding material

Pre-mixed Bedding and Nest Building Materials
Shepherd’s Cob + PLUS, pre-mixed bedding material eliminates the extra labor and cost of dosing bedded cages with enrichment materials. Each bedded cage of cob bedding has enough ALPHA-twist™, mini rolls of paper, to be utilized in the construction of a high quality dome shaped nest. Click here to learn more about ALPHA-twist.

Our Products

Not only do our products promote research integrity and enhance animal welfare, but they also are designed to assist our customers in operating an efficient and cost-effective research program. With a variety of options for bedding and enrichment, SSP offers everything you need for Excellence in the Cage.

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Why SSP?

Shepherd Specialty Papers has been family owned and operated for over 30 years, and we take pride in the unparalleled quality of our products, and our people. When you choose SSP, you are choosing award-winning products that are used in cutting edge studies by the largest research companies around the world.

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When you use bedding or enrichment products from SSP, you can be sure they’ve been subject to stringent standards through our Continuous Monitoring program. Let us show you what consistent, quality products look like for you and your animals. In-depth analysis reports for each of our products are available to all of our customers.

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