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Q. I have a German shepard and I want to know the best type of food to make it bigger and gain weight, so which is recomended dry or fresh food

A. Feeding a high quality puppy food will ensure that your puppy is provided proper nutrition for optimal growth. I personally like the food brands Acana and Orijen.

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PAULA SIMONS

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A. It is very important, especially in large breed dogs that they are not allowed to grow too quickly and they should be kept lean until they have finished growing at 15-18months in order to reduce the risk of joint diseases including hip dysplasia. A complete balanced diet for large breed puppies should be fed as per the guidelines on the bag and monitor that he does not gain too much fat or muscle until his bones and joints are strong enough to carry it

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LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

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