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h i t h e r e i h a v e a c h o c o l a t e l a b i h a v e h e r on a f o o d c a l l e d p e r o l a b r a d o r l i f e y o u s h o u l d h a v e a l o o k a t i t i t s g o t s a l m on an d b r o wn r i c e y o u c an g e t i t f r o m t h e i r w e b s i t e an d i t s on l y 3 2 p o un d f o r 1 5 k g b a g
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W e f e e d L o l a on T e c hn i - c a l L a r g e b r e e d p u p p y f o o d . T h e f o o d h a s R o s e m a r y a d d e d in w h i c h h e l p s w i t h t on e d o wn t h e w i f f o f t h e p o o ' s ( on l y s l i g h t l y Smile . W e g a v e h e r s o m e J W B w h i c h s h e a l s o l i k e d b u t j u s t f o un d i t t o o p r i c e y .
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W e f e d R o s i e on J a m e s W e l l b e l o v e d w h i c h s h e d i d w e l l on ; b u t t h en F r an k c a m e a l on g an d s o b e g an o u r l on g an d v e r y f r u s t r a t in g j o u rn e y t r y in g t o f in d a f o o d t h a t s u i t e d h i m . F r an k w o u l d b e o k a y f o r 2 - 3 d a y s , t h en h a v e a b o u t o f d i a h o r r e a , an d t h i s h a p p en e d w i t h p r a c t i c a l l y A L L t h e p r e m i u m c o m p l e t e f o o d s . I t h o u g h t w e ' d c r a c k e d i t w h en I p u t h i m on B u rn s , h e w en t t w o w e e k s on t h a t w i t h n o p r o b l e m s an d w e s a w i m p r o v e m en t s in h i s c o a t - an d t h en i t a l l s t a r t e d a g a in .

I r e s e a r c h e d t h e in g r e d i en t s an d t h e n u t r i t i on a l b r e a k d o wn ' s o f a l l t h e t o p f o o d s , an d f o un d t h a t t h e y w e r e A L L h i g h in f a t s / o i l s . In , f a c t , t h e m o r e e x p en s i v e t h e f o o d , t h e o i l e r / f a t t i e r t h e y a r e . I w on d e r e d i f t h a t c o u l d b e t h e k e y , s o I l o o k e d f o r a l o w - f a t f o o d . I c h o s e C h a p p i e , b e c a u s e i t ' s l o w - f a t an d I kn o w t h a t o u r v e t h a d r e c o m m en d e d i t f o r m y p a r en t s o l d g o l d en r e t r i e v e r a f t e r h e h a d g a s t r o - en t e r i t i s . F r o m t h e d a y w e s t a r t e d i t , F r an k h a s b l o s s o m e d .

J u s t on e p o in t a b o u t a l l p e t - f o o d in t h e U K : a l l m e a t u s e d in p e t - f o o d s o l d in t h e U K h a s t o m e e t t h e s a m e s t an d a r d s a s m e a t p r o v i d e d f o r h u m an c on s u m p t i on . T h e r e a s on I kn o w t h i s i s b e c a u s e I u s e d t o w o r k f o r t h e D e p a r t m en t o f A g r i c u l t u r e d u r in g t h e e a r l y n in e t i e s , w h en t h e m a r k e t w a s r e c o v e r in g f r o m t h e B S E a f t e r m a t h . S o I ' m r e a l l y n o t c on c e rn e d a b o u t ' m e a t d e r i a t i v e s ' - t h e y ' r e d o g s a f t e r a l l , n o t g o u r m e t d in e r ' s e a t in g a t T h e S a v o y !

I f y o u w an t a f o o d t h a t i sn ' t g o in g t o c o s t t h e e a r t h ; un l i k e s o m e o f t h e r e c o m m en d e d a b o v e , t h en I r e c o m m en d C h a p p i e . M in e s h a r e a t in , an d I m i x i t w i t h t h e c h a p p i e c o m p l e t e . T y p i c a l l y i t c o s t s m e 3 5 - 4 0 a m on t h t o f e e d b o t h m y d o g s - an d t h e y b o t h l o o k a b s o l u t e l y f a b u l o u s on t h i s d i e t . C h a p p i e g e t s l o o k e d d o wn on b e c a u s e i t ' s c h e a p ; b u t w h en I r e a d t h e in g r e d i en t s an d a d d i t i v e s t o s o m e o f t h e t o p p r e m i u m f o o d s , I r e a l l y d o a s k m y s e l f i f a l l t h e p o s h a d d i t i v e s an d ' e x t r a c t s ' d o t h e d o g s an y g o o d an y w a y .

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M y v e t a l w a y s s a y s w h a t a g o o d f o o d C h a p p i e t in n e d i s Very Happy

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Vikki, Ruby, Henry & Hector xxx
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W e f e e d J W B an d i a m a h u g e f an o f i t , o u r c h o c l a b h a s a s en s i t i v e s t o m a c h an d w e h a v e f o un d J W B h a s b e en t h e b e s t f o o d f o r h i m , h e l o v e s i t Smile
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M a x i s on s k in n e r s - w h i c h I a g r e e c an b e h a r d t o g e t l o c a l l y . B u t I o r d e r f r o m S e a p e t s . N o r m a l l y a r r i v e s n e x t d a y , n o d e l i v e r y c h a r g e . Very Happy

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R a d a r i s on a n a t u r a l d i e t . H e ' s 1 4 m on t h s an d h a s b e en on i t s in c e h e w a s 8 w e e k s o l d . H e h a s 2 r a w c h i c k en c a r c a s s e s o f a m o rn in g an d t h e s a m e in t h e e v en in g . H e h a s a l a m b b on e u s u a l l y e v e r y s e c on d d a y . O t h e r t h in g s h e e a t s w h en I c an g e t t h e m a r e : d u c k c a r c a s s , f i s h ( u s u a l l y w a i t f o r h a l f p r i c e o f f e r s a t t h e s u p e r m a r k e t ) , s h e e p s h e a d , p i g s t r o t t e r s . B a s i c a l l y an y t h in g . H e l o v e s i t . B e f o r e I s t a r t e d h i m on i t I d i d a l o t an d I m e an a l o t o f r e s e a r c h on i t . W i t h in d a y s o f t a k in g h i m o f f d r y f o o d an d s t a r t in g h i m on r a w b on e s I c o u l d s e e a d i f f e r en c e in h i s b e h a v i o u r , h e d o e sn ' t p o o h a l f a s m u c h a s a d o g on t in n e d o r d r y ' d o g ' f o o d . I t ' s a l s o m u c h c h e a p e r . I p a y 1 0 f o r a b o x o f c h i c k en c a r c a s s e s , t h e r e ' s a p p r o x 8 0 p e r b o x , h e h a s 4 o r 5 a d a y .

I ' d r e c o m m en d i t t o an y on e . I h a v e c on v e r t e d a f e w d o g o wn e r s an d t h e y w e r e a l l s c e p t i c a l a t f i r s t b u t a r e n o w p l e a s e d t h e y m a d e t h e s w i t c h .

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W e f e e d o u r 3 on S k in n e r s an d t h e y a r e a l l g r e a t on i t , n i c e s h in y c o a t s e t c . , H o w e v e r , I d o f e e l t h a t g i v in g t h e m j u s t d r y f o o d i s l i k e u s h a v in g t o e a t a p a c k e t o f c r e a m c r a c k e r s - s o I p u t f e w s p o on f u l s o f B u t c h e r s t r i p e m i x in t h e i r d i s h e s an d a d d w a t e r t o m a k e a g r a v y , t h en p u t t h e k i b b l e in an d m i x i t a l l u p . I a l s o m i x in a t in o f s a r d in e s in o i l t w i c e a w e e k . I a l s o m a k e t h e m a S un d a y r o a s t , b u t c o o k t h e i r v e g g i e s s e p a r a t e l y t o o u r s w i t h o u t t h e s a l t . T h e y a l s o g e t an y l e f t o v e r c h i c k en an d a l s o t r i p e Very Happy

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H i t h e r e w e a r e l o o k in g a t f e e d in g o u r 1 2 m on t h c h o c o l a t e l a b c h a p p i e w e t f o o d w i t h e i t h e r a r d en g r an g e / j a m e s w e l l b e l o v e d o r s k in n e r s

D o e s t h i s s e e m o k ?

S h e h a s b e en on w a g g b e f o r e a s i t w a s a b i t c h e a p e r b u t w o u l d r a t h e r t r y f o r a b e t t e r p r o d u c t

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I f e e d H en r y on e u k in u b a an d h e h a s b e en f in e .
I a m n o e x p e r t a s h e i s m y f i r s t d o g s o I t o o k t h e f e e d in g a d v i c e o f s o m e f r i en d s w h o r e c o m m en d e d e u k in u b a . I ' m a l i t t l e c on c e rn e d a s t h i s f o o d i s n o t m en t i on e d in t h e r e p l i e s an d c on s i d e r in g i t s p r i c e I w o u l d h a v e t h o u g h t i t w o u l d h a v e a p p e a r e d . An y c o m m en t s on t h i s ?


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