How to feed german shepherd puppies

Food is one of the factors that largely determine the health of your pet. If it’s an animal is their first years of life, this statement becomes even more important. Not all dogs puppies must have the same type of food and well, although small all have a small size, what they eat should be in line with their race. To help you care for your puppy, we explain how to feed german shepherd puppies.

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The most suitable for your German Shepherd puppy having a balanced diet is that you give feed for puppies . However, you must find a feed for German shepherd puppies and not for other breed of dog. This is because each breed of dog is more likely to develop certain diseases.

Another important aspect of the power of a German Shepherd puppy is the frequency of the shots. Well, up to six months of life you must give him food three or four times a day. Place your feeder is a quiet and next to a bowl of water that must always be filled with clean water instead. The food must withdraw ten minutes after placing to prevent the puppy is continually eating and is at risk of overweight.

From the middle year of life, you must feed the German Shepherd puppy less frequently. Just you put your food twice a day, first thing and before bedtime. You must keep this frequency power until the German Shepherd puppy birthday.

Thereafter, a German Shepherd medium or small size will be sufficient to give him food once a day . If the dog is very large, you should keep twice daily because you will need to distribute the available energy between these two meals. In this article we tell you what a German Shepherd so that you know a little better the characteristics of this breed of dog.

The other factor that you must evaluate when feeding a German Shepherd puppy is the amount you contribute each shot. Will be very easy to determine and food manufacturers indicated in the bags and some include within them a meter, which is helpful.

In any case, it is not recommended that you give your German Shepherd puppy leftovers from your food nor treats as part of their diet. Only you must assert the latter as a prize in the educational process your puppy. If you notice that your puppy gets a lot of fat or, conversely, lose weight, consult your veterinarian to correct feeding patterns.

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My name is Dr. Winnie. I earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Duke University, a Masters of Science in Biology from St Georges University, and graduated from the University of Pretoria Veterinary School in South Africa. I have been an animal lover and owners all my life having owned a Rottweiler named Duke, a Pekingese named Athena and now a Bull Mastiff named George, also known as big G! I'm also an amateur equestrian and love working with horses. I'm a full-time Veterinarian in South Africa specializing in internal medicine for large breed dogs. I enjoy spending time with my husband, 2 kids and Big G in my free time. Author and Contribturor at SeniorTailWaggers, A Love of Rottweilers, DogsCatsPets and TheDogsBone