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Old 01-29-2016, 07:06 PM

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If all goes well we'll be getting our puppy in the morning. She is currently on RC Chi puppy dry food. Since the first ingredient is chicken by-product meal (YKK!) I'll want to transition her to a better food. I would like to start with a dry food. Right now am thinking of Wellness small breed puppy. Looking for a small kibble size. What brands would you recommend? When can she transition to adult food? Thanks[/LIST]
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Adult food is fine, the good brands are suitable for all life stages.
I can't help with brand suggestions, but would recommend keeping her on the RC at least a few days until she settles in and then swapping very gradually.
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I agree with Stella that an all life stages food is fine. I use Fromm, the kibble is itty bitty.
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Mine haven't been real enthusiastic about Fromm. I try it from time to time. I had samples of several flavors, too. But that's a good thought. They are so picky I have to rotate. lol
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when I got Ellie, the breeder sent a bag of what Ellie had been eating. I didn't like the quality of that food , so I got Fromme for puppies and mixed it half and half until Ellie got used to the Fromme puppy food. She did great on that. then, when she got to be around 9 months or so, I started giving her Primal and Stella and Chewys instead of kibble. that's what I feed her older sisters . Ellie went crazy for the freeze dried food
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when I got Ellie, the breeder sent a bag of what Ellie had been eating. I didn't like the quality of that food , so I got Fromme for puppies and mixed it half and half until Ellie got used to the Fromme puppy food. She did great on that. then, when she got to be around 9 months or so, I started giving her Primal and Stella and Chewys instead of kibble. that's what I feed her older sisters . Ellie went crazy for the freeze dried food


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Okay, I can't think of any other brands with small kibbles. I mostly use Stella's freeze dried, and Fromm. And I've been dabbing a bit in home cooking certain meats for them. I think I may eventually stop feeding kibble once I'm done with real estate school and making lots of money .
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Mine really loved Acana small breed puppy, it has little tiny kibbles.
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