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    FPA, IMO... YES I think 4 cups is to much food...

    FPA,
    IMO... YES I think 4 cups is to much food for this dog at this age and weight. Start the food change to your trainers food now if you like. Switch over slowly and cut back the food by 1 cup per...
  2. Thread: Ear...again

    by MikeB
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    Devlin, Please check your Private Messages.

    Devlin,
    Please check your Private Messages.
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    Are they Labs? Don't know what you feed but that...

    Are they Labs? Don't know what you feed but that can make a difference in coat shedding. Also I use Animal Naturals Show Stopper skin and coat supplement. Here is the best distributor for their...
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    One of the best I have found is made by Animal...

    One of the best I have found is made by Animal Naturals K9 Joint Strong.

    http://www.k9power.com/k9-joint-strong.html
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    It's my experience that the more you change the...

    It's my experience that the more you change the food with adding this and that the picker he will become. I would try adding a small amount of warm water to his food and start the 10 minute rule. It...
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    Barry, What is the brand and formula of food your...

    Barry, What is the brand and formula of food your feeding the puppy? If your pup will eat a dry dog biscuit I doubt it's his teeth. Years ago i had a pup do the same as yours and I just offered high...
  7. Thread: Hot Spots

    by MikeB
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    Hot Spots

    I would be curious to know what the original posters friend is feeding this dog with the hot spot. At the base of the tail can also be caused from fleas. Dogs will chew at their skin causing a hot...
  8. Thread: Gentle Lead

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    DuckMan, It's called a Gentle Leader Head...

    DuckMan,

    It's called a Gentle Leader Head Halter. It does control the dogs head and can teach a dog not to pull on walks. I am sure their are videos on YOUTUBE about how to use them.
  9. Thread: Food thief

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    Preventing the dog from getting food is easy....

    Preventing the dog from getting food is easy. Crate or teather the dog away from the table at meal time. Teach the pup to stay out of the kitchen during meal prep time too. You certanly can condition...
  10. Thread: Shedding Control

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    The best skin and coat supplement I have found is...

    The best skin and coat supplement I have found is Animal Naturals K9 Show Stopper. This is a multi use supplement for great health and an amazing coat.
    K9 Power Products is the largest distributor...
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    Newf, Many of the weight reduction or senior...

    Newf,
    Many of the weight reduction or senior formulas have much lower fat. Natures Recipe Senior is 19% Proetin 8% fat. Natures Recipe Weight Management is 25% protein and 8% min / 11% max fat....
  12. Thread: Food Question.

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    PMC, How much Blue Buffalo LB food do you now...

    PMC,
    How much Blue Buffalo LB food do you now feed your dog at each meal? 2 meals a day?
    Most loose or sloppy stools is caused from over feeding highly active dogs in order to keep weight on them....
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    BlueMax, What brand was the grain free food you...

    BlueMax,
    What brand was the grain free food you were feeding? Also what breed of dog and how old? If changing food doesn't give you the results your looking for in your dogs performance then I...
  14. Thread: Puppy Growth

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    Picking a puppy

    I would never pick a pup by size. Do some internet research on puppy temperament testing Labs and read how to pick the right pup for your family and hunting needs. Temperament is always the most...
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    I would try a can of Animal Naturals K9 Extras. ...

    I would try a can of Animal Naturals K9 Extras. http://www.k9power.com/animal-naturals-k9-extras-1-lb.html
  16. Thread: Ears

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    I would be willing to bet that if your dog is...

    I would be willing to bet that if your dog is having chronic ear infections and your using antibiotics to clear it up only to have the iinfection come back again.... Sound familar.... Oh how I had...
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    This is really an easy answer. No reason to...

    This is really an easy answer. No reason to starve the older dog with less food. Feed an adult or Sr. formula keeping the protein up and the fat lower. Eukanuba makes a whole line of products for...
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    I agree to change food and see what happens but I...

    I agree to change food and see what happens but I would also try a bottle of PROZYME digestive enzyme. 1/4 tsp per cup of food each meal. Very affordable to use. It can make a world of difference. ...
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    Brad C What exactly are you feeding (brand and...

    Brad C
    What exactly are you feeding (brand and formula) and is this food what your dog has been eating for a while? Is she normaly a good eater? Yes dogs can get stubborn about food when you add...
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    Greg, What brand & formula of dog food are you...

    Greg,
    What brand & formula of dog food are you feeding. It is my experience that black tar goop in the ears is a symptom of an allergy. High grain foods even with rice can cause some dog to develope...
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    FPA Ammo, I am always curious in these cases...

    FPA Ammo,
    I am always curious in these cases what exactly are you feeding. Brand and formula? Have you changed food at all? I also think pro-biotics and or digestive enzymes are very important for...
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    I agree with adding Animal Naturals Show Stopper...

    I agree with adding Animal Naturals Show Stopper skin and coat supplement

    http://www.k9power.com/k9-show-stopper.html

    There is nothing better that I have found.
  23. Thread: Puppy food

    by MikeB
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    If their is a Costco near by I would look at the...

    If their is a Costco near by I would look at the Kirkland Chicken/Rice Puppy for now and at 5 months switch to Adult to grow your pup slower. The grain free by Natures Domain is great food too. At...
  24. Thread: Licking?

    by MikeB
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    Olddog, Is she just licking or chewing at her...

    Olddog,
    Is she just licking or chewing at her skin and coat too. At the base of her tale maybe? If so that would indicate a possible flea allergy. It only takes 1 flea bite to start a dog into a...
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    Sundown49, Nothing against "thepurble stuff" but...

    Sundown49,
    Nothing against "thepurble stuff" but you can get rid of ear issues with a change of diet to NO grains especially wheat, corn, & rice. Most grain free food work well to eleminate the...
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