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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-19-2010, 10:56 AM Thread Starter
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Question Puppy or Adult Food?

I'm thinking of switching Reagan onto Innova Large Breed. He'll be 5 months old on September 1. Is it worth putting him on the puppy food or should I just go with adult? (I'm not looking to start another dog food debate on here...just looking for some advice) Thanks in advance.
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-19-2010, 04:42 PM Thread Starter
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No one has an opinion on this?
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-19-2010, 04:43 PM
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Definitely, puppy food for such a young puppy.
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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-19-2010, 05:16 PM
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Adult food should be fine. My dogs never get puppy food. Just good adult food.

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I've fed innova adult since Lucy was 4 months old. No need for a puppy formula as long as there isn't too much calcium in the adult formula.

What are you currently feeding and why are you looking to switch?
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I've never fed puppy food either. They eat Nature's Variety and they don't make a puppy formula.
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 08-19-2010, 06:35 PM
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Depends if your pup needs to add weight...puppy food is great for that!
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