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  1. When to change puppy to adult food, and is it ok to feed puppy food to one-year-old?

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    Hi all, I have a couple of basic questions about transitioning dog food. I have a 10-month old English cocker spaniel who appears to be close to her full growth/height, etc., as her growth spurts seemed to have tapered off. We're also getting close to the end of her current large bag of puppy...
  2. Puppy Not Gaining Weight???

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    Hello, all, Duke has been with me for five weeks now. He was born sometime around early December, so I guess about 4.5 months. At the pound, during the week before I got him, they reported he had gained 8 pounds. He had tummy troubles when he came home and the food they were feeding him...
  3. Acana Wild Prairie VS Acana Large Breed Puppy for Dogo Argentino puppy

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    Hi Everyone! I am about to get a 4 month old Dogo Argentino puppy and after doing a little research in the local market(I live in Cyprus) I decided I would go with either Acana Wild Prairie or Acana Large Breed Puppy The differences I found is that the Large Breed Puppy has grain, but more...
  4. What dog food should I buy for my new puppy?

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    I am a first time dog owner and I just adopted an 8 month old Yorkie/Chihuahua mix. What type of dog food should I purchase for him? Any other advice on feeding habits, toys, etc.?
  5. Issues with puppy food

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    Hello, I just bought a Norwegian elkhound a week ago and he has loose stools. I was first told it was due to nerves, which after a few days it was much more solid. However on this past Sunday it got really loose again. I am out of the puppy food the woman who sold him to me had and she...
  6. Quality, reliable, available, and affordable puppy food?

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    I'm overwhelmed by the food choices that have become available since I last had a pup and could use some advice because I have spent way too much time on this and need to get this dog off purina (the breeder had switched from Diamond to Purina due to the recalls). The vet, who was the first to...
  7. best puppy food?

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    hello i have been trying to find out what kind of puppy food would be best for my 4 month old pitbull mix i had rescued and i am new to having a dog. i have done endless googleing and havent found a straight forward answer. right now she is on iams smart puppy which i am fully against because of...
  8. Puppy with diarrhea, need puppy food suggestions!

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    My wife and I unfortunately lost our two adult dogs this past July, one to cancer and the other to a stroke. We just recently purchased a Yellow Lab puppy (he's a "Dudley"). He is currently 9 1/2 weeks old and weighs 18 1/2 pounds. We have had him for approximately 2 1/2 weeks. The breeder...
  9. Right amount of food for puppy

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    Hey everyone. I have a 4 1/2 pug and currently feed him 3/4 cups of Blue Puppy Food per day and am thinking about increasing that amount to a whole cup. The package says to give 1/4 to 1 1/4 cups per day for puppies up to 20 pounds (which is pretty vague). Is there a right time to increase...
  10. Food Allergy

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    My 5 month old beagle has a food allergy. She has had mild diarreah since I got her 2 months ago. Not severe, and there's no signs of dehydration, but its still a cause for concern. She has been to the vet and tested for parasites and other problems, and she did have roundworms but has been...
  11. fromm puppy kibble size too small?

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    I just bought a bag of the Fromm regular puppy and the kibble size is VERY small, especially compared to the Innova my dog has been on... so my question is is very small kibble ok for a 60-70lb american bulldog? (I originally ordered the large breed puppy one but the place was out of stock and...
  12. Lactose intolerance and Cheese in dry dog food.

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    My pup (7 m. Terrier/beagle) has been on Fromms Salmon ala Veg for 2 months or so. I would say doing well on it - good weight, great coat, happy bouncy puppy... BUT... his poops, while regular, are crazy stinky and large and well formed but not very solid - kinda like dough. :o To get the total...
  13. Very New Puppy Owner Seeks Help!

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Hi all! My name is Sam and I just adopted an 8 week old Lab/Terrier/who knows what else puppy from an animal shelter. The animal shelter gave me lots of instructions, but I have a few questions that I keep googling or asking people about, and I hear 10 different answers! I was wondering if...
  14. What to feed an active puppy?

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    I'm having a pretty difficult time figuring out what to feed our 14 week lab/akita mix. Right now shes on Purina Puppy Chow but I would like to get her on a higher quality food. She has a very active life style. She goes to work at a golf course and spends the better part of her day chasing...
  15. What to use to wean 4 wk old pups

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    Hey, I have a litter of Shih-tzu pups that are ready to start the weaning process. I was told that Royal Canine has a weaning food for my situation. Has anyone used this brand before and if so what do you think. I ordered Flint River Ranch puppy and dog food almost a month ago and still havent...
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