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  1. What do you feed your dogs?

    Doberman Health
    Hello-- I am curious what you all are feeding your dobes; brands included please! I have spent way too many hours of my life researching dog food and nutrients and supplements and everything of the sort- and just as I am feeling confident in my dogs diet, I read about the DCM study and the...
  2. I need help in regards to food

    Doberman Health
    I NEED HELP!! Dustin and I have an almost 7mo Doberman - Tupac. And he seems to have a really sensitive stomach but now I am beginning to think that it's maybe something more. Over the past (I'm guess/estimating) 2.5 month he has been battling sever diarrhea. At the start we thought that maybe...
  3. 7 week old Doberman puppy only 4 pounds?

    Puppy Corner
    I got a 7 week female puppy (so I'm told) from a BYB and I'm told that she is a purebred doberman. Now, the dad was studded out so I couldn't see him, and I was told that the mom was very aggressive and killed a couple puppies so I couldn't see her either. I have a few concerns here: 1. She...
  4. Cheeeeese!

    Doberman Health
    Hello DT! I have a question (surprise surprise!) about cheese. I've been trying different things with my puppy Zeus. He loves nose work and it's super cool to see him figure things out! I've hidden things in boxes and we just got an Amazon order of some puzzles for him to do to get treats. He...
  5. Pro Plan formula least likely to cause gas?

    Food and Feeding
    I see a lot of complaints about the Salmon and Rice Pro Plan causing smelly gas. I am thinking of switching from Iams to Pro Plan but he currently has no gas & I would like to keep it that way :) I've heard that Pro Plan is better for Dobies than Iams. In everyone's experience, which Pro Plan...
  6. Iams vs Pro Plan vs Holistic Select for 6 month old

    Food and Feeding
    Hi everyone! I'm new here. I owned my previous Dobe for 11 years and lost him to cancer in October. I have a 6 month old red boy now named Drake & I need some food advice. Breeder had him on Iams Proactive Health Large Breed Adult from day one, so I kept him on it. He looks beautiful, no gas...
  7. HELP! Dobermans and weight loss/gain

    Food and Feeding
    I am looking for as much help as I can get. I have a 1 year old Doberboy. His name is Sven. I have had a lot of trouble keeping weight on my boy. He eats like a horse. (We can go through a 50lb bag of kibble in a week) He just doesn't retain it. The vet was my first option. They did a...
  8. New puppy

    Puppy Corner
    Hello, i just got a new 9 week old puppy 2 days ago and any advice would be greatly appreciated. We have a 1 year old daughter in the house too so any training advice would be great. Thank you
  9. Anyone heard of this??

    Puppy Corner
    Hey there DT. Im picking up my very first dober-baby on sunday and cant wait!! Has anyone heard of Holistic blend by my healthy pet? Im looking at the ALS formula but haven't had any luck finding any reviews. I know, no two dogs are the same but just wondering if its a brand I should absolutely...
  10. Excessive dandruff and horrible smell

    Doberman Health
    Hello, Thor is now 14months old and he's a beautiful Doberman. Over the past couple of months he's been having severe dandruff and a very rotten smell. I bathe him once a month but even after his bath you can still smell that bad smell on his coat. His entire coats becomes white as if you put...
  11. Vomiting. Please help

    Food and Feeding
    Hey everyone, I've done some searching and can't seem to find a thread that matches what is happening with our puppy, Georgia. When we first brought Georgia home she was eating kibble, we stuck with that for about two months and then we put her on raw food and we noticed some issues with it...
  12. new food always starving???

    Food and Feeding
    So I have a 10 month old girl, and just switched her from eating Canidae Pure Sea to Merrick Salmon and Sweet Potato. She gets 2 meals a day. Since switching foods she acts like she is STARVING constantly...I can't feed her enough. I keep trying to keep her on the 2 meals a day, but she gobbles...
  13. Can I feed my Doberman pup other things with calcium? PLZ HELP

    Puppy Corner
    I have my puppy on Wellness Core puppy food. He is doing great. I understand that too much calcium can cause joint issues. My dog food has good levels of calcium and phosphorus. Can I still feed my dog treats and vitamins with some sort of calcium in it? This is my first Doberman and I am just...
  14. puppy food!

    Puppy Corner
    Help, im getting a doberman pup soon and need to know which food will be best. in my area for puppy dry foods the brands i have are iams smart puppy food, nutro max natural, good friends, nutro natural choice, pedigree, diamond, iams large breed puppy food, iams original puppy food, purina...
  15. Anyone use purina?

    Doberman Health
    Okay, so I have had my puppy on Purina One smart blend for puppies that are large breeds for 7 weeks. I gave him one single beneful-baked dog treat, and about four hours later he has now thrown up a total of three times, he's whining, and can't seem to be comfortable one second and then...
  16. Is my Dobie too small?

    Puppy Corner
    Hello everyone! I am fairly new to this forum and was looking for a little bit of info :). I recently got a Red Female Doberman named Layla who is about 18 weeks today. The reason I am posting is because she weighed in at just about 25lbs and I was wondering if this was too light. She eats...
  17. Puppy?

    Puppy Corner
    Hello, I am new to this forum. I have a question to someone who been working with Dobermans, and have experience. I have a male dobe. puppy Ares, who just turned 8 months. At height of 29 inches, he is 88 pounds. Looks slim and fit. I am not sure thou, if Dobermans in average grow little more...
  18. Votes for Doberman vs other pets

    Doberman Related Chat
    Hello Good People of Doberman Talk. My wife and I have our beautiful 2 year old Dobie in a "Couch Crashers" cute picture competition. If you could take one minute out of your day and help vote for Monk and I know he'd greatly appreciate it! Thank you so much in advance from the three of us. He'd...
  19. Bad luck with Blue Buffalo Puppy?!

    Food and Feeding
    Hi All! I know there isn't necessarily one right or wrong answer nor is there one food that is right for every pup, however I am just looking to see if anyone has experienced something similar. We have a 12 week old female dobie who has bad gas and wet stools. We transitioned her from a...
  20. Why is my 4 month old dobe throwing up?

    Doberman Health
    We started our now 4 month old,Twinkie, on Acana, but it was too high in protein we were told as she always had loose stools. So we switched to NOW brand. This was s bit lower in protein and fat, and close to a raw food diet. She cleared up fine even after we finished the pumpkin addition. Then...
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