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A Dog Feeding Guide for a Healthier Pooch

By Hundidocom @hundidopuppy

To maintain your dog’s good health, it’s crucial that you feed him a well-balanced diet. It’s likewise important to give him the right amount of food on a daily basis. There’s a wide variety of dog foods available today, so some dog owners can have a difficulty choosing which variety is the best choice for their pet. A dog feeding guide can help you make the right decision. 

There are definite dietary nutrients that a dog can’t do without – protein, carbohydrates, fat, vitamins and minerals, fiber and water. With these nutrients, along with your dog’s age, lifestyle and health, you’ll be able to decide the most suitable diet for your dog.

How Much to Feed Your Dog?

This will depend on your pooch’s size, activity level, nature, age and even the temperature of his surroundings. 

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All dog foods have feeding guidelines on the packaging. You should always start by following the guidelines for your dog’s weight. Your vet will be able to tell you your dog’s weight or you can stand on the scales whilst carrying your dog to calculate it at home. [source]

Wagg, a dog food manufacturer, posted a canine feeding guide on their website. 

Feeding Guide for Puppy Food

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Feeding Guide for Adult Dog

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Ultimately, your vet will advise you on the ideal weight for your dog. Your mission is to make sure he stays at it. 

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