Dog food is the best choice for a 5 month old puppy, which can effectively ensure the nutritional balance of the dog. Dogs who eat dog food have brighter coat color.
Infancy is the main stage of growth and development. The body grows rapidly, so it must be supplied with adequate nutrition. Generally, the body and weight are mainly increased in the first three months after birth, the body length is mainly increased in 4-6 months, and the body height is mainly increased after 7 months. Therefore, different nutrition should be supplemented according to different developmental stages. The puppies within 3 months are fed at least 4 times a day, and less frequent feeding can make the dog always feel full, and will not be tired and picky. For puppies aged 4-6 months, the food intake increases and the weight gains quickly, and the daily feed requirement also increases. Owners should feed at least 3 times a day, and after 6 months, feed 2 times a day.
You’d better not feed all dogs with meat. Meat not only does not make the dog healthy, but because of indigestion and difficulty in absorption, most dogs have diarrhea. Although there is a lot of protein in meat, vitamin A/D/E and iodine are less. At the same time, there is less calcium and more phosphorus in meat. Long-term eating of meat can easily cause bone formation obstacles in puppies due to the imbalance of calcium and phosphorus ratio, which is easy to break. Or limp, it is not advisable to feed large amounts of meat prematurely to large dogs, otherwise it may cause forelimb bending.
Water is an indispensable thing for a dog, and a basin of clean water should be kept in a fixed place so that it can drink freely before and after eating and exercising.
According to the dog’s breed, calcium and vitamin supplements are necessary for the growth of teeth and bones. Every time there should be an appropriate amount of outdoor exercise, after ultraviolet radiation, it is convenient for calcium absorption.
To prevent a small number of puppies from overeating, the daily food intake should be determined by the size of the dog. It is not suitable to overfed, and 70% to 80% full is the best. As the puppies’ gastrointestinal tract is still in the process of development, more attention should be paid to hygiene to prevent gastrointestinal diseases.
If you like to make rations for your dog, you must study and pay attention to the reasonable nutritional ratio of dog food. The proportion of puppies food is: meat 35%, cereal 33%, adult dog: meat 28% cereal 40%. In addition, fruits and vegetables 30% additives 2% additives 2% fruits and vegetables 30%. It can be seen that it is very difficult for homemade food to achieve a reasonable nutritional ratio. Dog food is processed according to such a nutritional ratio and is the best food for dogs. In addition, if you eat homemade food for your pet, be careful to put a very small amount of salt to cook and eat. Excessive salt and raw food will harm your dog’s health.
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