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Hello , I’m looking for what the best food is for a gs puppy that’s not extremely expensive have tried royal Canin but he dosent like it and it’s hard to get him to eat a full meal
 

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I feed my four month old pup Iams Proactive Health Smart Puppy Large Breed dog food. It's not very expensive but it does make her very thirsty.
 

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What brands do you have in the UK? I hear Farmina is really good and I think available there?
 

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I feed Wellness LB Puppy. It's made in USA which is pretty important to me after that China rat poison in dog food scare.
Wellness is about $2/lb as apposed to Pedigree at $0.69/lb and Royal Canine $1.80/lb. These are American prices and I'm not sure if Wellness is available in the UK.
 

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I feed Wellness LB Puppy. It's made in USA which is pretty important to me after that China rat poison in dog food scare.

Wellness is about $2/lb as apposed to Pedigree at $0.69/lb and Royal Canine $1.80/lb. These are American prices and I'm not sure if Wellness is available in the UK.


Is this what you use?

Wellness Complete Health Natural Dry Puppy Food, Chicken, Salmon & Oatmeal, 30-Pound Bag https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0002I0GXG/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_CmdTDb65Y4C39

Edit: found it and ordered this:

Wellness Core Natural Grain Free Dry Puppy Food, Large Breed Puppy, 24-Pound Bag https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07CXBNRQ6/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_gydTDbF1HA7EQ
 

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Wellness Core Natural Grain Free Dry Puppy Food, Large Breed Puppy, 24-Pound Bag https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07CXBNRQ6/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_gydTDbF1HA7EQ
I use:

Wellness Complete Health Natural Dry Large Breed Puppy Food, Chicken, Salmon & Rice
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B001J8LGEG?ref=ppx_pop_mob_ap_share

I'm not sure if I buy into the whole 'grain free' thing.
We switched our other dogs to Wellness Complete Health from Nutro when our white dog had a heat rash. Her rash cleared right up and her white fur became fluffier and shinier. Our older dog also has a sensitive stomach and she's never had any trouble with Wellness. It's been over 5 years since we made the change. We've been very happy with the food.

My breeder uses:
ORIJEN Dry Dog Food, Puppy Large, Biologically Appropriate & Grain Free https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01I3NEAXS/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_qGdTDb7WANAEA

It is really expensive but you supposedly feed less per day than Wellness. We priced it out per day and it's still more expensive than Wellness but not by much. We bought a bag to transfer our puppy over and I liked it.

I've also heard this is awesome:
Fromm Family Foods 727050 Gold Large Breed 33 Lb Puppy Dry Food (1 Pack)
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B000WFKTZ4/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_kLdTDb57ENR6F

It looks great but it doesn't autoship through Amazon so it messes with our discount.

PS: I think you handle that food knocking experience really well Frisco19
 

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Hello , I’m looking for what the best food is for a gs puppy that’s not extremely expensive have tried royal Canin but he dosent like it and it’s hard to get him to eat a full meal
What brands do you have in the UK? I hear Farmina is really good and I think available there?

So Back to the OP -

What brands do you have in the UK?

Many of us feed food made here in the U.S. like Victor and Sport Dog. Can you find a food made in the U.K.? I look for made and SOURCED in the country.
 

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I and many others use/used Fromm Large Breed Puppy Food. If you do a search under puppy nutrition you will find a ton of discussion on puppy food.
 

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I use:

Wellness Complete Health Natural Dry Large Breed Puppy Food, Chicken, Salmon & Rice
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B001J8LGEG?ref=ppx_pop_mob_ap_share

I'm not sure if I buy into the whole 'grain free' thing.
We switched our other dogs to Wellness Complete Health from Nutro when our white dog had a heat rash. Her rash cleared right up and her white fur became fluffier and shinier. Our older dog also has a sensitive stomach and she's never had any trouble with Wellness. It's been over 5 years since we made the change. We've been very happy with the food.

My breeder uses:
ORIJEN Dry Dog Food, Puppy Large, Biologically Appropriate & Grain Free https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01I3NEAXS/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_qGdTDb7WANAEA

It is really expensive but you supposedly feed less per day than Wellness. We priced it out per day and it's still more expensive than Wellness but not by much. We bought a bag to transfer our puppy over and I liked it.

I've also heard this is awesome:
Fromm Family Foods 727050 Gold Large Breed 33 Lb Puppy Dry Food (1 Pack)
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B000WFKTZ4/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_kLdTDb57ENR6F

It looks great but it doesn't autoship through Amazon so it messes with our discount.

PS: I think you handle that food knocking experience really well Frisco19


Thank for the PS my friend! I was tempted to get the one you use. It’s cheaper! But I went with the most expensive one figuring it was the best? I’m not sure about the grain thing either. Won’t last long. It only 24oz. I’ll get the one you use next.
 

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The problem is we don't know what is available in the UK. Obviously, there's a AMAZON UK. What brands can you buy from there? Is there another large online pet supply store...like here in the States we have Chewy.com? If you can buy Fromm's or Victor... these are 2 brands that many of us in North America use.
 

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Hello , I’m looking for what the best food is for a gs puppy that’s not extremely expensive have tried royal Canin but he dosent like it and it’s hard to get him to eat a full meal
Not sure if you’ve found a puppy foot or not, but I’m also from the UK and my puppy, vet & I can wholeheartedly recommend Exe Valley’s puppy food ( https://www.exevalleypetfoods.co.uk/ )
When I first got Vixen her breeder had her on a cheap as chips food & her fur felt like straw. Within days of switching over to Exe Valley her fur was soft & silky. She loves it so much that I use it as her training treats (although they do make treats as well... these only get used for extra special behaviour like ignoring the cats!). It is a bit pricey - one 12kg sack costs £40 & only lasts 24 days - but I figure it’s worth it to make sure she’s getting the best nutrients possible while she’s still growing.

Hope this helps!
 

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