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24 Sep 2007

dog food
I feed our boxer, 9mths, ultra dog growth but he doesn't seem to grow. Yes he grows taller but I and all my friends say he is so thin. I feed him the maximum amount as stated on the packet. I went to my sister this week end who feeds her staffie the same and he is putting on weight nicely. Not sure if I should give him more that the packet says,It isn't cheap so upping his intake will work out very expensive so maybe I should try another brand. Also on hot days he will not eat so a bit concerned about his weight as summer is upon us. The vet said he was thin but his muscle development is good so he wasn't too concerned but I am. Any ideas. Thanks.
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CyberVet
cybervet

01 Jan 0001

It is possible that the dog is very energetic and that he is burning off more calories that he is taking in. You can put him on a high performance diet to boost his calorie intake.
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