What should a large breed puppy eat? Large and giant breed pups should consume diets that contain at least 30% high quality protein and 9% fat (dry matter basis). Remember that protein quality varies with the source, so high quality foods may cost more. If you give your pup treats, consider the calories they add to the diet.
What dog food do vets recommend for large breed puppies?
- Purina Pro Plan Large Breed Puppy Food.
- Purina One Large Breed Puppy Food.
- Hill’s Science Diet Large Breed Puppy Food.
- Diamond Naturals Large Breed Puppy Food.
- Royal Canin Large Puppy Dry Dog Food.
Can I feed my large breed puppy regular puppy food? When should I switch my large breed puppy to an adult food? Because large breed puppies have longer growing periods, they should remain on a puppy formula until they are at least 18 months old, and giant breeds until they are two years old.
Should large breed puppies eat large breed puppy food? Large breed formulas control the amount of calcium your dog takes in to ensure that his bones grow at the correct rate. In puppies from 3 to 5 months old, growth is at its fastest. Feeding your puppy large breed food will help his bones grow strong.