Excellent, excellent post bendyfoot
This is something I find most pet owners I know have difficulties with...
Originally Posted by bendyfoot
no two dogs will have exactly the same caloric needs even if they're the same weight.
...and feed their under/overweight pets only what's recommended on the back of food bags.
In our case, our dogs are 55-65lbs with Penny being the smallest and Ava the largest. Raw fed, Ava eats approx. 2.5% to maintain a healthy body weight, Lucky 3.5%, while Penny needs as much as 5%. And they all
act as if I only gave them a treat size portion after they're done eating
Thanks so much bendyfoot
for taking the time to write such an informative article.