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Old 13th January 2012, 08:48 PM
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puppy or large breed puppy

Our 3 month old boxer puppy Larry is on blue buff puppy food and doing fine on it. I was told to put him on a large breed puppy food. Any advice and what about totw all life stages for a puppy.
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Old 14th January 2012, 08:08 AM
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The boxer is actually a medium-sized breed, not a large breed, so generally they do not need large breed puppy food. However if your puppy came from oversized boxer parents and you expect that your pup will exceed 80-90 lbs when full grown (which is not uncommon in the US), I would consider that to be large and in that case I think a large breed puppy food would be acceptable.

Any food marked "All Life Stages" is just that, suitable for any age.
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Old 14th January 2012, 09:30 AM
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Charlie had Large breed puppy food, but ONLY because his father was GIANT and was 95lbs and still trim and fit. Charlie is 80 lbs full grown.
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