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Our current rescue spotlight is:|
Delaware Valley Siberian Husky Rescue!
Join date : 2013-05-18
Location : Duncan, Oklahoma
|Subject: Dry Feeding issues Sat Jun 08, 2013 7:44 pm|| |
Okay so i know Lucifer's old family fed him table scraps but for the last almost year its een Kibble, i've softened it and he'll barely eat, softer than nuke it in the microwave? he eats like a madman, but I want him to be eating it dry >.<' I dunno what to do honestly
Join date : 2012-11-03
Location : San Antonio, TX
|Subject: Re: Dry Feeding issues Sat Jun 08, 2013 8:34 pm|| |
What kind of kibble are you feeding him? I have found that Karli likes some but doesn't like others.
Join date : 2011-05-03
Location : Buffalo, NY
|Subject: Re: Dry Feeding issues Sat Jun 08, 2013 8:43 pm|| |
Huskies can be picky-I know mine is! They are also self regulators so it is okay if they do skip a meal now and then. Honestly if he eats without a problem by moistening it I'd just continue to do so. He's still getting the nutrients whether it's dry or wet. You could test him with a different high quality dry food to see if maybe he's just not crazy about the particular brand you're feeding.
Join date : 2013-05-18
Location : Duncan, Oklahoma
|Subject: Re: Dry Feeding issues Sun Jun 09, 2013 2:44 am|| |
Yeah but I dont want his gums to get too soft either =/ It's hard for me to figure out what to do >.<
Resident Nutritional Bookworm
Join date : 2009-06-23
Location : Huntsville, AL
|Subject: Re: Dry Feeding issues Sun Jun 09, 2013 7:34 am|| |
His gums and teeth are not going to be any worse off whether you feed wet or dry food. If you're thinking that dry food is going to keep his teeth cleaner, that is a completely untrue myth. It won't clean their teeth any more than eating hard cookies or dry cereal will clean yours.
Plus, most dogs don't even chew kibble anyway.
Join date : 2013-04-02
Location : Madeira, Portugal
|Subject: Re: Dry Feeding issues Sun Jun 09, 2013 1:45 pm|| |
My advice on this is what i did on my case, he used to eat scraps right ? Then add scraps to his plate plus kibble, then slowly reduce the scraps and add more kibble, over a week or so.. I did that on my dog and he ate it perfecly. I had a hard time feeding him and then it stopped.
Also, if you just had chiken just add VERY small pieces to it, because he'll eat the chicken only, unless its too small for himto pick. Huskies can be very stuborn an picky.
|Subject: Re: Dry Feeding issues || |
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