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Old 01-03-2014, 01:03 PM   #11 (permalink)
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He eats Purina ONE, about 4 cups a day split into two feedings.

I want to get him on Taste of the Wild, as that's what we used to feed our pitbull before he passed away but money has been tight. Hubby just got a raise though so I'm planning on switching soon.
You might want to look into Kirkland food from Costco, and go to 3 cups. Those growing joints will thank you

As for taller, Hans didn't grow in height after 10 months or so.

This is what I mean about seeing a tuck

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You might want to look into Kirkland food from Costco, and go to 3 cups. Those growing joints will thank you

As for taller, Hans didn't grow in height after 10 months or so.
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By the way, if that is you in the pic with the little one, hats off to you! No way I could have handled having Hans when my little ones were that young!

And check out this site.

It helped me tremendously.

First link is the Purina, second is the Kirkland.

http://www.dogfoodadvisor.com/dog-fo...-dog-food-dry/

http://www.dogfoodadvisor.com/dog-fo...ture-dog-food/
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By the way, if that is you in the pic with the little one, hats off to you! No way I could have handled having Hans when my little ones were that young!

And check out this site.

It helped me tremendously.

First link is the Purina, second is the Kirkland.

Purina One Dog Food | Review and Rating

Kirkland Dog Food | Review and Rating
Yes, that's me lol...I've always had dogs, since I was 8 years old, so taking care of them is pretty natural for me. We also have another dog, who we think is a shepherd-corgi mix. I'll add a picture of him...his name is Callisto.

OH and thanks for the links!
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This is what I mean about seeing a tuck

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Beautiful! He looks so healthy!

I'm doing a little research right now. We're running low on dog food so I was planning on going to buy some today, so I might get something different and start mixing it in.
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That is pretty crazy that is all he eats at that size. My girl is 1 year at 72lbs, has a tuck and eats 9-10 cups of Fromm a day. The vet says she is carrying no extra weight.
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That is pretty crazy that is all he eats at that size. My girl is 1 year at 72lbs, has a tuck and eats 9-10 cups of Fromm a day. The vet says she is carrying no extra weight.
We're just feeding him according to the instructions on the bag. If we were to feed him any more than that, he gets full and leaves food in his bowl. At 4 cups, he eats everything and seems satisfied. It might depend on the food though.
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That is pretty crazy that is all he eats at that size. My girl is 1 year at 72lbs, has a tuck and eats 9-10 cups of Fromm a day. The vet says she is carrying no extra weight.


My male GSD is 28-28.5 inches tall at the shoulder and he weighs 90 pounds and he eats 4 cups of TOTW a day, he used to be on Wellness Core and he still only ate 4 cups a day.
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Thank you! He's my beautiful baby beast lol

What about his height? (I need to measure him) He seems to be getting taller, and his ears still seem so big. Do you think he will still grow some more?
I think they stop growing height wise around 10-12 months?
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I think they stop growing height wise around 10-12 months?
ah ok, so he might have a couple more months of vertical growth then.
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