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Old 11-07-2007, 12:32 AM   #1
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Question Puppy won't eat kibble.

My 13 week old German Shepard puppy will not eat her kibble. I've taken her to the vet and she is healthy. I have tried several brands of kibble including what she was fed by the breeder I am really getting worried. I am giving her nutrical and wet food but I know kibble is better for her. Does anyone have any ideas? thanks. Gail

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Old 11-07-2007, 01:10 AM   #2
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Try adding some warm water to it. Or, some low sodium chicken broth. Or, add some canned food to entice her.
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Old 11-07-2007, 04:26 AM   #3
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I go with Katz advice. We feed our dogs dry biscuits (kibble, I think to the Americans ) and it would be very plain and dry on its own, I don't think I would eat it! We add a little tinned dog meat to the biscuits, mine get half a tin each and the biscuits. We mix the meat up really well so all the biscuits are nice and meaty and they really enjoy eating it. Occasionally we will put a bit of warm gravy in there too which makes it even more appealing to them.
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Old 11-07-2007, 08:17 AM   #4
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The warm water should definitely help. Unless maybe it is because you hvae not had her at your home for very long? Sometimes doggies can be very nervous for a while and not eat until they settle in. Whatever it is I hope it gets sorted out soon!
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