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In all of my reading and researching, I have learned that high protein levels are just fine for pups (as long as its from a quality source), and that calcium levels over 1.7 are bad because it makes bones grow too fast. (I know this is way oversimplified, but I hope everyone understands the point)

So, what I'm now wondering... If feeding RAW to a pup, surely they get LOTS of calcium from eating those bones, right? How does this differ from a higher calcium content in other food? :confused: Thanks!
 

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The calcium & phosphorus levels should be about even.
A raw diet is just that if you are feeding the proper ratio of meat/bone/organ. I also think feeding green tripe is essential in a raw diet.
This article has a protein source and ratios table:
Calcium and Phosphorous
This link is great for info(I love the articles aplaceforpaws has on their website, dig a bit deeper for more info there!)
A Place for Paws - Columbiana, Ohio - Trends and Fads in Raw Feeding
 
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