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What not to feed your pup?

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Hey folks, I'm picking up Neely this Sat.
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There's 2 topics that are good, the first is a list compiled from the Whole Dog Journal, the second has ratings of foods ... opic&t=659 ... pic&t=2063
Aww, bad foods you mean...hang on, I'll find that one for you...Forgot to mention, whatever your pup is being fed at the breeders, I would keep feeding it for a couple weeks, then start transitioning him to a new food
The protein level is a bit high for a puppy(30%), should be 28% or less...It also has a lot of corn as well, which isn't good..Does she feed the performance to the pups or the puppy food? I looked at the puppy food and it's protein level is 28% which is better

Guaranteed AnalysisCrude Protein 30% Crude Fat 20% Crude Fiber (max) 4% Moisture (max) 10% Calcium 1.65% Phosphorus 1.0% Copper 20 mg/kg Manganese 70 mg/kg Zinc 180 mg/kg Vitamin A 11,000 IU/kg Vitamin E 220 IU/kg Taurine* 0.03% Omega-3 Fatty Acids* 0.32% Omega-6 Fatty Acids* 4.0% Values are minimum values unless otherwise noted.

*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.

Calorie Content:
475 kcal/cup (calculated)

Chicken Meal, Ground Corn, Chicken Fat (Stabilized with Mixed Tocopherols), Corn Gluten Meal, Ground Barley, Ground Oats, Rice Bran, Ground Beet Pulp, Natural Flavor, Ground Flaxseed, Fish Meal, Calcium Carbonate, Yeast Culture, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Sweet Potatoes, Dried Chicory Root, Blueberries, Dried Yeast Fermentation Solubles, Vitamin E Supplement, Taurine, Choline Chloride, Zinc Sulfate, Zinc Proteinate, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Ferrous Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, d
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