how much food should my 10 week old blue heeler/lab eat a day???
on Sep 9th 2008
in Food & Nutrition
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All depends on the quality and type of food you are feeding.
Layla answered on 9/9/08. Helpful? / 0
You should be feeding your pup 2-3 times a day, please avoid free feeding. Also, you should be using a quality kibble, I have provided a short list. Using a quality kibble you do not have to feed a lot of food because it is higher calories per cup. Read the directions on the back of the bag and follow per the pups size and activity level for a puppy.
Innova-meat and quality grains, California Natural-simple ingredient food for sensitivities, EVO-grain free, Karma-95% organic; all made by Natura- www.naturapet.com
Wellness-meat and quality grains with several formulas, Wellness Core-grain free; made by Old Mother Hubbard- www.wellnesspetfood.com
Orijen-all grain free with several formulas; made by Champion foods-www.orijen.ca
Canidae- are meat and grain- www.canidae.com
Merrick-meat and grain, Merrick Before Grain-grain free- www.merrickpetcare.com
Artemis-meat and grain with a variety of formulas- www.artemiscompany.com
Taste of the Wild-grain free- www.tasteofthewildpetfood.com
Nature's Variety- Raw frozen diet- offering chicken, beef, lamb, venison, rabbit, and organic chicken, Instinct-grain free, Prairie-meat and quality grains- www.naturesvariety.com
Solid Gold-Barking at the Moon-grain free, several other formulas with meat and grains- www.solidgoldhealth.com
Now!-grain free, Go!-quality meat and grains and grain free formulas; all made by Petcurean- www.petcurean.com
Eagle Pack Pack Holistic-meat and quality grains, Eagle Pack-meat and low quality grains including corn- www.eaglepack.com
Timberwolf-grain free and meat and grain formulas- timberwolforganics.com
AvoDerm-meat and quality grains, Pinnacle Holistic-meat and quality grains, allergen free; all made by Breeders Choice- www.breeders
Fromm-grain free formula- www.frommfamily.com
PJ answered on 9/9/08. Helpful? / 0
At 9 weeks when i initially got my catahoula leopard puppy i fed her 3-4 times a day...i believe it was science diet at the time since thats what the shelter said they were feeding her. I fed her in half cup increments till she started asking for more. My puppy started clawing at her dish when i wasn't feeding her enough. Now i feed her 2 twice a day about 3 cups- she is 9 months and 55lbs