Cute faces with serious expression – french bulldogs literally fall in love with yourself at first sight. No wonder that representatives of this breed are enjoying unprecedented popularity. However, not all owners are prepared for the fact that every “Frenchman” different personality, which also manifests itself in food preferences. These dogs are quite capricious, they can suffer allergies and need a balanced, high-quality diet. how is it possible to provide your pet with a suitable diet?
- 1. Dry or natural food
- 2. How and how many times to feed a French bulldog puppy
- 3. How to feed a French bulldog
- 4. What you can’t feed the French Bulldog
Dry or natural food
French Bulldog can be fed as industrial rations and dishes made from natural products. Here is the owner must decide what is more convenient for him, naturally, without prejudice to health his four-legged friend. In addition, it is important not to mix these two type of feeding.
Dry feed, of course, if it’s talking about high-quality brands, provide the animal to everyone necessary, and the owner will save time on cooking. In addition, they are highly digestible, low allergenicity, and they can be selected based on individual Features Frenchman.
As for natural nutrition, it can be considered more varied and useful option. It’s hard to imagine, but these cuties were once intended for harsh fun, in memory of this only their need for high-calorie food remained. And so the dog not “swam with fat”, it is important to provide it with additional load. Here, a very important aspect is the correction of nutrition – both nutritional value and portion size are taken into account, and others the nuances.
Whatever food the owner prefers, it will be superfluous arrange fasting days for the dog – that is, once a week to give he is about half or slightly less than the daily diet. Despite a sad look, this will benefit the pet.
How and how many times to feed a puppy of a French bulldog
Breeders begin to give first feeding to puppies of this breed already on the 8-9th day after birth, in 1 month the crumbs can already eat by yourself. In most cases, as a first meal ready-made feed or minced beef in raw form. AND when acquiring a baby, new owners should find out what they ate puppy. While the dog is getting used to the new conditions, several days are not It’s worth changing your usual food for new products.
Up to 3 months there is an intensive growth of the puppy, which means that he will need a lot of nutritious food. Dry feed given according to the proposed scheme, be sure to take care about the puppy’s round-the-clock access to clean drinking water. At By natural feeding, the following foods are included in the diet:
- raw beef (a quarter of the daily ration);
- boiled meat (1/4);
- cereals (buckwheat, rice, oatmeal) seasoned with vegetable oil (1/4 diet);
- the remaining quarter includes dairy, dairy products, raw chicken eggs (enough 2 per week), boiled vegetables – zucchini, pumpkin, carrots, fresh apples.
How to feed a French bulldog
When feeding natural products, an adult dog needs more meat – its part should not be less than 50%. In the diet should beef, poultry meat present, it is not often possible to give a pet boiled offal. With meat on a broth porridge is boiled – from barley, buckwheat, pearl barley, rice groats. In dishes you can add boiled vegetables or give them raw. Season porridge sunflower or olive oil.
Almost all dairy and sour-milk organic products can be given to adult French bulldogs, of course, if not lactose intolerance. Low-fat marine fish – a storehouse of healthy elements. It is boiled, cleaned of bones and given to your favorites. It can also be given raw, but after deep frosts.
You can pamper your pet with pieces of fruit – apples, pears, bananas, etc. If the owner feeds the pet with ready-made rations, then you need to purchase feed of the highest class (super-premium or holistic). These include the following verified brands:
- Daken Farm;
Choosing the right food, it’s not necessary to buy one that Designed for French Bulldogs. The ration is right intended for representatives of small or small breeds. Feed should be purchased only in specialized pet stores.
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What can not be fed a French bulldog
Frenchmen can be very persuasive when asking for goodies from the owner’s table, but owners need to be firm spirit. Confectionery, marinades, spices are not recommended for dogs. fried and smoked products. All products from flour and yeast also need to be excluded from the diet. Among fruits, all are harmful varieties of grapes and raisins, vegetables – potatoes, especially boiled.
Sausages and tubular bones can be harmful (read what to do if a dog has a bone stuck). Make money a pet can, by eating a lot of onions and garlic. If it turns out that the pet is suffering from food allergies, you should find out what causes it. And if many products become a threat to health, it is better to transfer your pet to hypoallergenic ready-made diet.
The modern French bulldog is a great companion who with with pleasure will go out with his owner for a run and with the same joyfully lounging on the couch. Such a balance must be present and in the diet – you can’t overfeed your pet, but at the same time he must to get everything exceptionally useful.