How much food should I feed my dog and how often?

Posted on: September 09, 2013

Finding the Right Amount of Food for Your Dog 

Feeding your dog is one of the most important ways you can care for him. Once you have chosen the right food for your dog, you can develop a plan for portioning and scheduling.

Variables that Affect Portioning

Our recommendations for your dog will vary depending upon your dog's age, breed, activity level, metabolism and your own schedule.

Regular Feeding Time

Whether you feed your dog once or twice daily, make sure to feed him at the same time each day and provide fresh drinking water at all times.

Consistency

Consistency in food type, amount and feeding time is critical for your dog’s health. Do your best to develop a feeding plan that emphasizes regularity to help your dog’s digestive health to remain in peak condition. 

Feeding your dog the right amount of food is a cornerstone of his health. Hopefully this guide helps you create a healthy feeding plan for your dog.  

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