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When and how should I change my puppy’s food?

When and how should I change my puppy’s food?

Puppies are in a process of rapid growth and development, both physical and mental, which is why they need much more protein, calories, and specific vitamins and minerals than adults. For reference, between 6 and 8 weeks of age they need almost triple the calories of an adult and it decreases as they grow. They also need a higher concentration of calcium and phosphorus for the formation of their bones and foods that are very easily digestible since their digestive system is still immature. Dog food manufacturers are fully aware of this, so when preparing food for puppies, adults and…
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