New Puppy Is Such A Picky Eater At 8 Weeks Old! Help!
Hi everyone, I got my Aussie puppy yesterday, he is 8 weeks old and the breeder fed him Mighty Dog beef 3 times per day and left the kibble in a bowl out for the dog all day.
They gave me a bag of the kibble Royal Canin Mini Puppy Dry Dog Food they said they left down for the puppy all day but he is not eating it. He tears up the Mighty Dog canned food though without any problems but will not eat the kibble.
I honestly want to get him off of both eventually for something healthier and better but for his first week or two I wanted to continue to feed him what the breeder fed him.
He seems like a very picky eater because I tried to do some "Recall Training" just to get him to start to come to me when called but he doesn't like the treats either and they are pretty good. They are the Cloud Star Chewy Tricky Trainers in Cheddar. He sniffs them and I try to give him one in his mouth and he spits it out. He actually threw up after that to, I guess he really didn't like the taste. I got the liver flavor also but they haven't come yet.
I honestly don't think he touched the kibble when he was with them either. What can I do to get him to eat the kibble?