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feeding portions

August 6th, 2007, 05:20 PM
so my vet said i need too shed 4-6 pounds from beathoven....this was 2 weeks ago , like i posted , he looks like he has slimmed out....but the prob is with the portions of food daily....i'm giving him 2 1/2 cups a day of to wilderness elk....yesterday he eats 3/4 of a he has eatin all 2 1/2 question is should i take the remaing food and put the 2 1/2 fresh daily....he has been all over the place on eating habits....i think its the heat.

August 6th, 2007, 05:28 PM
you are asking of you should put the one days remainder in with the next days food?? if so, i wouldnt think so. if he feels he doesnt need that food, he wont eat it. :)


August 6th, 2007, 08:52 PM
Sometimes when it's very hot , Bailey won't eat his supper (one cup) I wait 10 minutes and take it away. I feed him the same amount the next morning.

August 6th, 2007, 09:23 PM
Agreed ~ when it's too hot (like when we're camping or cottaging with no AC) the dogs barely touch their food and don't miss it a bit.