Many people who like pets will choose to raise French bulldog. They like the habits and conduct of French bulldog. The French Bulldog looks cold on the surface, but it has a docile heart. Its character is smart, cheerful, quiet and loyal, which makes people look very kind. French bulldog is more suitable for people who live in city apartments to raise, so there is no need to worry about disturbing people or not having enough space for it.
The nutritional needs of French bulldog will change at different stages of its growth, and its food intake should be adjusted according to different stages, you may find that its dietary needs are also changing at different stages. In the daily life of raising French bulldog, its daily food intake must match its daily exercise.
Under normal circumstances, the French bulldog puppy should be weaned about 45 days after birth. After weaning until it is 3 months old, it must be fed in the way of eating less and eating more. Dog food must be fed regularly and quantitatively 3~4 times a day, not more than 5 times at most. The specific feeding time can be at 7:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 17:00 p.m. and 22:00 p.m. every day, and the amount of food to be fed should be well controlled, and it should not be allowed to eat too much, only in this way can it develop a very good eating habit.
The 6-month-old French bulldog puppies are fed regularly and quantitatively 2-3 times a day. Before feeding, they should be fed with purified water. When giving dry dog food for the first time, they should be fed with several grains first, if it can chew, there will be no problem. If it is swallowed as a whole, it is best to delay the time for giving dry dog food. You can choose to use warm boiled water to soak dog food, or you can choose to soak it with puppy milk powder. Do not add too much water when adding water. The water temperature must be appropriate and not too hot, otherwise, French bulldog puppies may have diarrhea symptoms.
Before 6 months, you can occasionally add egg yolk to supplement nutrition, and after 6 months, you can add chicken breast and other meat appropriately. During this period, if you change dog food, you must slowly and proportionally blend in the transition. Generally, one week of transition is the best.
French bulldog puppies over 6 months old can be fed twice a day, once in the morning and once in the evening. The amount of each meal can be gradually increased according to body weight. The specific amount of food given every day, it depends on its growth and amount of exercise. Feces are the criteria for judging the health of French bulldog puppies. Healthy feces are stylish and moderately dry, usually black or yellowish brown. If the feces are too dry, it proves that the food eaten by the French bulldog puppies is not comprehensive enough. They can eat more vegetables and fruits, and eat food with sufficient water to lubricate the intestinal tract. If it is too moist, unformed, or sticky, it means that the French bulldog puppies do not digest completely or eat too much.
In addition to having meals twice a day, French bulldog puppies over 6 months old can supplement some fruits appropriately to allow them to take in more comprehensive nutrition. But it is also necessary to control the feeding amount and not add too much burden to their intestines and stomach.
Because the French bulldog is very greedy and does not control its appetite. If it has delicious food, it will always eat it. Eating too much will easily cause gastrointestinal dyspepsia and even gastroenteritis. It should be fed according to the weight ratio, therefore, we must control its diet and let it eat 7~8 minutes full.
By observing the belly of the French bulldog puppy, we can see whether it is full or well eaten. The belly of the dog after being full is relatively flat, and the belly of the dog after being supported is relatively bulging, the belly of a dog that is not full is flat. Having enough food or not having enough food is not good for the growth and development of French bulldog puppies, which will not only cause its low immunity and resistance, but also make it easy to get sick.
French Bulldog is a very special breed, and its diet structure is also different from other dog breeds. The composition of fodder of adult French Bulldog cannot completely depend on dog food. Only by using dog food and self-processed food to feed can it meet its nutritional requirements. Generally, in addition to dog food, food containing meat, calcium, protein and other nutrients is supplemented. Mixed food made of some freshwater compounds, vegetables, meat, etc. will be very popular with French bulldog.
You can add some nutritious food to dog food, such as cooked pork, beef, carrots, etc. Some probiotics can also be added to dog food, which can not only regulate the gastrointestinal peristalsis of French bulldog, but also effectively increase the appetite of French bulldog, in addition, some calcium powder or hairdressing powder can be added to dog food, and the process of calcium supplement can also beautify the hair.
The food basins and water basins of the French Bulldog are cleaned every day, and a large amount of clear water should be prepared every day, so the clear water basin must not be empty. In terms of snacks, we can choose the dried meat of real material to grind its teeth, and we can use the fresh chicken breast meat to dry at low temperature, which keeps the nutrition of the meat. It is high in protein and low in fat, healthy and delicious, and is the first choice for French Bulldog to grind calcium supplement.