AdviceDogs
To Top

Resident Dog Off Food Since Arrival of New Puppy

I just bought a new puppy (7 weeks) and my 2 yr old Maitipoo won't eat. At first he wanted to eat hers, but he won't touch his food. Not even human food. He still drinks water and seems playful with her. Is he just being stubborn?

Ad

By Annette

We are giving away $200 in Amazon gift cards for people who answer questions on ThriftyFun in February! Click here to find out more...

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

August 18, 20100 found this helpful

He not king of the castle anymore and has to share attention. He won't strave himself with food out. Don't worry he will over it in time,

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Anonymous
August 18, 20100 found this helpful

Why don't you just let them share a bowl? It's not going to hurt the adult dog to have puppy food until the puppy graduates to adult food and this way they also learn to share.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to answer. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
Categories
Pets Dogs AdviceAugust 17, 2010
Guides
Aggressive Dog
Dog is Aggressive Towards Other Resident Dogs
Rescued Dog
Introducing a Rescued Dog to Resident Pets
A cat and a puppy.
Introducing a New Puppy to a Cat
Dog with Cat
Introducing a Dog to Resident Cats
More
🎆
Fourth of July Ideas!
👔
Father's Day Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/05/24 15:31:53 in 2 secs.
Loading Something Awesome!