Cocker Spaniel Diseases (part 3)
Dislocation of the patella is a hereditary disease in which the patella flies out of the femoral gutter. Sometimes the patella returns to its place itself, in other cases, this…

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Spaniel genetic diseases
If you decide to have a cocker spaniel, you need to know what genetic diseases your dog might face and what are the symptoms. Breed diseases are often difficult to…

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Cocker Spaniel. Care and maintenance
Since the smooth-haired spaniel is very prone to tangling, it requires regular combing and also a bit more frequent bathing than dogs of other breeds. You also need to regularly…

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How many times a day do you need to feed a cocker spaniel

Due to the gluttony of cockers, owners have to strictly monitor the portion size and strictly adhere to the feeding regimen. A puppy is given an average of 4-5 tablespoons of food for one meal, an adult dog consumes an average of 1.5-2.5 glasses.

According to age indices, spaniels are fed as follows:

Five to six times daily feeding is suitable for babies up to two months of age.
For puppies from 2 to 4 months old, food is given at least 4 times a day.
From 4 months to six months – from 3 to 4.
Up to a year, you can switch to two meals a day, but it is still permissible to feed three times.
Older than a year – 1-2 feedings daily, and some experts recommend one-time feeding, as the best for cockers.
The owner chooses the feeding time based on convenience, since the main thing in this matter is that the dog should receive food regularly at the same time.

Dry food for cocker spaniels
Today, dry-fed pet food is fairly common, but what do cocker owners need to know about it? Industrial feeds have a balanced composition, enriched with useful additives, but only if it is a quality product. For cockers, it is recommended to use premium and super-premium grades, as well as special pet foods with food allergies.

Dry food for cocker spaniel

The food for the spaniels must be of high quality, contain everything necessary for the health of the pet, not cause digestive upsets and allergies. In order not to select food for a long time and without success by experimenting on an animal, you can consult professional breed breeders in this matter.

Having found a suitable one, he stands on it and stops, a change in food can adversely affect the health of the dog. Be sure to adhere to the age criterion.

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