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post #3 of (permalink) Old 06-24-2014, 12:28 PM
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Originally Posted by Lwilley View Post
My pup is 6 months. I specifically bought Call of the Wild puppy food for large breeds when she was able to be on kibble to ensure slow growth.

My girl had a tender paw and the vet said she has early signs of Pavo. The vet said to put her on low protein adult food and some tums for calcium.

I thought Call of the Wild was low protein! I am so upset! I thought I was giving her top of the line for low protein specifically to make sure she has slow bone growth. Now she is growing too fast!!

Now what do I feed her??

My girl is on a high protein, low calcium. Protein helps muscle growth.. Calcium is what hurts the bones. Fromm four star adult food is what I feed. No puppy food as I do not like the high calcium. I would NEVER give a pup calcium supplements due to the joint damage it can cause. Puppy's need protein. Just curious, how big is she? How much does she weigh?

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