HOW TO FEED YOUR DOG
Kompis is actually at her perfect weight, but about 1/2 the dogs I work with could lose a couple pounds.
If you take an extra long hike, adjust and feed him more. If you don’t get out much one day, feed him less. It’s simple logic, but most people don’t think this way about feeding their pets. Also take into account bones and treats you’ve dished out, because they add calories as well. You have to pay attention to how to feed your dog on a day to day basis.
#4. Please do not use “diet” foods for your dog!
Just like with humans, it’s best to eat healthy and exercise. These food usually have fillers and aren’t the best quality for your dog. And they might not even be nutritionally balanced. For instance dogs (like humans) need a certain amount of fat in their diets.
#5. Use this wonderful dog food calculator.
Enter the kcal/cup of your dog’s food, ideal weight, and activity level, and voila! You’ll get the exact amount of food your dog needs.This site is also a good place to look up your dog’s food to see how it rates. They review almost every type & brand of food and compare how they stack up nutritionally. dog-food-calculator