When a puppy appears in the house, the ownersthe question: "What to feed him?" You can choose one of the options: natural food, dry or wet food. In any case, you need to pay attention to ensure that the baby was provided with all the necessary vitamins and minerals. Most dog owners choose to feed dry. For puppies of large breeds, many brands are produced. Therefore it is very important to know which is better to choose.
For the health of a dog, it is very important how she atein puppyhood. Therefore, the owner should be more attentive to what gives the baby. Previously, the feeding of puppies caused certain difficulties. 5-6 times a day you had to cook porridge, cut small meat, prepare cottage cheese and other dishes. Now it is most convenient to buy food dry. For puppies of large breeds it is also more profitable, as they eat often and a lot. And if before the cynologists did not recommend such food for the baby, now there are quality fodders containing natural meat and all components necessary for the health and normal development of the baby. Feeding a puppy with such a product is very convenient, since you just need to follow the instructions for its dosage recorded on the package.
All food for dogs is divided into several groups. The main classification is based on cost. True, these feeds differ not only in price but also in quality. Therefore, before buying food for the puppy, it is worth exploring its features and composition. On which groups dry food is divided:
Many inexperienced breeders buy their puppythat food, which is advertised on TV and which is easiest to buy at a nearby store. Most often it turns out to be "Chappi" or "Pedigri". But veterinarians believe that this is an unsuitable food dry for puppies of large breeds. It does not provide the growing body with all the necessary nutrients. But how to choose the food for the baby correctly? What do you need to pay attention to?
Dogs of large breeds have a good appetite. But if they move little, they are prone to obesity. Therefore, it is important that the food they eat is nutritious, but not very high in calories. The amount of protein should be at least 15%, and fat - as little as possible. Therefore, the production of fodder takes lean meat: chicken, turkey, lamb, veal. It is important that food for the baby contains the optimal amount of calcium, phosphorus, vitamins and carbohydrates. Often in the food for dogs of large breeds include glucosamine and chondroitin, because such animals are prone to joint diseases. To baby quickly ate, but did not overeat, food for these dogs made from large pieces.
Owners of dogs need to know which producers produce the best food for dogs. According to dog breeders' recommendations and recommendations of veterinarians, it is possible to make such a feed rating:
Many owners of dogs are unhappy with the chosen brand. They note that they bought expensive, high-quality food, and the puppy does not eat it. Unfortunately, this also happens. Therefore, at first it is recommended to buy a small package and see if this dog will fit this food. The most positive feedback about the feeds of Akan, Bosch, Royal Canin, Hills and Proplan. These are the brands that are available to any dog owner and are suitable for most animals.