How Much Should I Feed?

Deciding how much to feed your dog can initially be a challenge. It is recommended that you create a food journal when you change your dogs food. Keep detailed notes about:

  • The date
  • Dogs weight
  • Overall health and note any medical conditions
  • Skin and coat condition
  • Food changes you are instituting

Compare every couple of weeks to determine if you need to adjust and/or reevaluate their diet.

Below is a sample feeding chart. Keep in find that the ingredients in the recipe(s) used can alter the chart.

Dry Food

Weight of Dog Amount Per Day
0 – 5 lbs Up to ¾ cup
5 – 10 lbs ¾ cup – 1 ¼ cup
10 – 20 lbs 1 ¼ cup – 2 cups
20 – 40 lbs 2 cups – 3 1/3 cups
40 – 60 lbs 3 1/3 cups – 4 2/3 cups
60 – 80 lbs 4 2/3 cups – 5 ¾ cups
80 – 100 lbs 5 ¾ cups – 6 ¾ cups

Wet Food

Weight of Dog Amount Per Day
0 – 5 lbs ¾ cup – 1 1/3 cups
5 – 14 lbs 1 1/3 cups – 2 2/3 cups
14 – 35 lbs 2 2/3 cups – 5 1/3 cups
35 – 50 lbs 4 cups
50 – 75 lbs 7 cups
75 – 100 lbs 8 cups

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