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what type of food do you give your gsd

what type of food do you feed your dog. my dog eats retriever and i heard if thier coat isnt shiney and soft then its the food. i put a little bit of oil in her food and she gets fish twice a week but her coat is really not that soft even when i brush it. any ideas

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My dad had a german shepherd and he wanted the nice shiny coat and he would mix cooking grease in her food. and it made her coat shiny. A very, very little bit of grease not much at all.


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I feed both of mine Diamond, and their coats are very soft and shiny.

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I feed mine Merrick grain free, both have nice healthy coats.
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We do orijen grain free puppy! They love it! Makes the coat super soft, smooth and glossy.


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Yes!! Niko ate the same food plus he got raw mixed in and everyone always commented on how soft he was.

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I have mine back on Diamond Naturals and they get sardines with it every week.

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Jonas and little Penny get Merrick grain free. Both have great coats and lots of energy.

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We feed Victor with fish once a week and raw on the weekends. They get Nupro Silver joint supplement as well as flaxseed oil and coconut oil. Everyone always comments on how super soft they are.
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