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Got to say I concur with the others that it is a lot of food, at about 6.5 months my Ollie started not eating near what he had as a puppy, now he is also on the smaller side as now at 10 months is maybe 56 lbs but is barely eating 2 cups of kibble a day (Taste of The Wild) along with a dental chew or bully stick and 10-12 training treats. Now my foster puppy, Bear is 17 weeks and would eat his food, Ollies food, my food, and a bag of treats and still be hungry but he only gets 3 cups of TOTW puppy along with a few treats.
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I appreciate all the feedback and insight into his feeding. I'm just following the feeding instructions on his food, which is not "puppy" specific so the nutrients are less — so please understand that. Bear is extremely lean and fluctuates in weight — he only eats when he wants to. Blood work came back fine. Just going to let things be unless he really won't eat over a long period of time or starts to lose a lot of weight.

Thanks for all your responses.
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