Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Cl3anslat3, VirginiaHunter, GoGo Gadjet, koondawgman, orlandowiebe
60480 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 77526
stxranchman 52092
RWH24 44568
rifleman 43788
BOBO the Clown 41125
BMD 40539
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 33685
bill oxner 32683
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 30572
facebook
Forum Stats
60480 Members
45 Forums
476234 Topics
6247249 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#5432602 - 11/19/14 11:08 PM Food question
USMC89 Offline
Bird Dog

Registered: 05/13/14
Posts: 330
Loc: Chinquapin Tx
I have my lab puppy on Blue Buffalo life protection puppy food. I did a lot of research to give my puppy the best start. Does anyone use this food? If not what do y'all recommend?

Also how do the ingredients and stuff look?






Top
#5432778 - 11/20/14 06:53 AM Re: Food question [Re: USMC89]
stinkbelly Online   content
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 09/07/04
Posts: 6824
Loc: Parker County, Tx
One thing I like to know is the amount of caloriesthe food provides. This way you can add or subtract calories (by changing food) if your dogs weight needs to be adjusted.
_________________________

Top
#5433062 - 11/20/14 09:18 AM Re: Food question [Re: USMC89]
Judd Online   content


Registered: 01/22/09
Posts: 10762
Loc: Sachse, TX
That is good food...what you don't want to feed is a food that is high in corn.
_________________________
Originally Posted By: Phil Robertson
Don't let your ears hear what your eyes didn't see, and don't let your mouth say what your heart doesn't feel

Top
#5433076 - 11/20/14 09:23 AM Re: Food question [Re: USMC89]
iliketohunt Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 09/08/10
Posts: 14449
Loc: Weatherford, TX
I like a 30/20 blend protein/fat. Not sure it makes a difference though.
_________________________

Top
#5433227 - 11/20/14 10:22 AM Re: Food question [Re: USMC89]
reeltexan Offline
Veteran Tracker

Registered: 01/30/07
Posts: 2302
Loc: Ovilla - TEXAS

Try comparing some here:
http://www.dogfoodadvisor.com/

I feed Diamond All Natural. My bird dogs have done great on it.
_________________________


"Count that day lost whose low, descending sun
Is not, in part, obscured by powder from my gun"
B. Spiller

Top
#5433412 - 11/20/14 11:35 AM Re: Food question [Re: iliketohunt]
maximumintensityretriever Offline
Tracker

Registered: 04/16/13
Posts: 512
Loc: Longview, Texas
Originally Posted By: iliketohunt
I like a 30/20 blend protein/fat. Not sure it makes a difference though.


It does make a huge difference.
_________________________
Tony Marshall
Maximum Intensity Retrievers
https://m.facebook.com/maximumintensity.retrievers
(903) 720-6842

Top
#5434141 - 11/20/14 05:40 PM Re: Food question [Re: USMC89]
Judd Online   content


Registered: 01/22/09
Posts: 10762
Loc: Sachse, TX
You giving them that much protein/fat you need to really be working them or they will stack on weight. Also, if you have more than one dog and they aren't all labs you might have issues with the protein/fat content that high.
_________________________
Originally Posted By: Phil Robertson
Don't let your ears hear what your eyes didn't see, and don't let your mouth say what your heart doesn't feel

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide