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Was your breeder feeding the above formula you've asked about?

If not, it's generally recommended to continue feeding what your breeder was feeding for a few months. Your pup is going through an adjustment period, it's left it's mom and siblings, everything is new.

After your pup has settled in, if you want to change food, I would look at a large breed puppy food.
PPP has some.
 

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We would like to know your experience with the above food for puppies.
Thank you very much.
That would likely be one of the worst foods to feed. All life stage foods are actually small breed puppy foods and thus have to much calcium compared to phosphorus. Higher then a 1.4:1 ration of Calcium-Phosphorus means a large breed puppy will more than likely grow way to fast for their joints. plus 27/17 protein/fat is way to high for a puppy.

You should be feeding a large breed puppy food for controlled growth. A puppy food will also have a different mixture or vitamins and minerals for a fast growing puppy. An all life stage food vitamins and minerals never changed ratios so you just feed more or less of them, nowhere near ideal.

And sorry, if your breeder was feeding this to the puppies, I would seriously question the breeder's choices. You can change the food the puppy is on after 2 maybe 3 weeks once they're settle in, waiting a few months could already cause any potential joint issues. At 8 weeks old a Golden grows EXTREMELY fast and by 5 months will have slowed it's growth significantly. The most important time to have them on a large breed puppy food is from 8 weeks to about 9 months. Some switch to adult food at 6 months but that's really is way to young as the still have quite a bit of growing to do.
 
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