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Old 02-18-2007, 07:27 PM   #1
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Default Cesar dog food...anyone else try it??

I have started my two on Cesar kibble for small breeds and they just LOVE IT!!

They have had it about a week now and just love the little tiny bites...anyone else using it??

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Old 02-19-2007, 05:00 AM   #2
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I have been using Cesars wet food for ever!! I didn't know they even made kibble?!?! Where'd you get it? I'd try it if I could find it.
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Mine love Cesars wet I also didn't know they made a Kibble. I am hoping it is a better quality food than the wet.
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Question Cesar's makes kibble?

I use the wet as an incentive to get Abbie to eat sometimes. She's just skin and bones so I like to make sure she eats enough and will sometimes split a wet pack between the two girls. They LOVE it which means it's probably bad for them, right? I didn't know they made kibble either.
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Where did you find dry cesaer's. I didn't know they made it. I feed mine the wet for breakfast. Some on here say it isn't the best but when Ceeby was a baby he wouldn't eat anything else. So, we have stuck with it and I leave Eukanuba down all day.
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Looks like it's Canada only. I checked out the website, and it wasn't on the USA one. Then I saw OP is in Canada, and I looked at their Canadian site, and they have the dry. It did not list the ingredients though.
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I use Cesar wet food over here.Ellie has dry food down all the time.I cant get Cesar kibble here in the UK.
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Mine eat the caesars wet food too. I havent seen the dry here
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I think the dry may only be in Canada. I could only find it on the cesar.ca site. But saw no listing of the Ingredients. I know I would not feed Cesar's wet food as it is nothing more than water, by-products and preservatives. Here is a sample list of ingredients -- all flavors have the same basic ingredients.

Ingredients: Sufficient Water for Processing, Beef By-Products, Meat By-Products, Liver, Poultry By-Products, Beef, Caramel Coloring, Calcium Carbonate, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, Carrageenan, Dried Yam, Xanthan Gum, Natural Flavors, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Erythorbic Acid, Liquid Top Sirloin Flavor, Guar Gum, Zinc Sulfate, Vitamin A, D3, & E Supplements, Sodium Nitrite (for color retention), d-Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1).
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Specific by-products are bad enough, but when it just says "meat byproducts" I get a little sick to my stomach. They identified the beef and chicken by-products and would probably do the same if it were pork, so what do you think those "meat by-products" might be?

Read this before you feed your dog again: http://www.bodyfueling.com/ARTICLES/Petfood2.html

I have heard some say, well in the wild they would eat the whole animal. But in the wild, they would also get the GOOD stuff, the muscle meat and prime organs -- not just the offals, beaks, feet, head, and 4Ds (dead, disabled, dying, and diseased).

I know some say, it is better that they eat any dog food than not eat well. Would we say that if they were eating their poop? I think it is more important to stick to our guns and make sure they eat a healthy dog food. I would not have let my son tell me he was only going to eat chips, and I won't let my dogs tell me they will only eat cheap, disgusting dog food. They will eventually eat the good stuff and be much healthier for it. I love these guys and want them with me a very long time! Say no to Cesar's!
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Wow -- while I was trying to find links for my last reply, it looks like a lot responded that they use Cesar's dog food. I am surprised and hope I did not offend anyone. I guess it is like anything else -- we all have our own preferences and opinions.

Just do a little research is all I ask. The labels are misleading. Make sure you know what you are really feeding these VIPs (very important pups!). Then if you decide to still open that tray of Cesar's, it is your choice.

Where Does Pet Food Come From? http://iml.jou.ufl.edu/projects/Spri...Processing.htm

The Horrors of Feeding Commercial Pet Food http://quikonnex.com/channel/item/25732
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I know caesars isnt the best food. It is the only moist mine will eat. I have wrote and requested samples of evanger food for them to try though. It is similar to Merricks. It looks good enough for me to eat it with pasta vegies and meat in it. I hope they like it then I am going to start ordering it
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Maddie and Tucker eat the Ceasers wet food. Some might say it's awful for them. But they won't eat anything. and it's better that they're eating something that might not be the best for them than not eating at all.
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I know caesars isnt the best food. It is the only moist mine will eat. I have wrote and requested samples of evanger food for them to try though. It is similar to Merricks. It looks good enough for me to eat it with pasta vegies and meat in it. I hope they like it then I am going to start ordering it
I know they can get picky. Mine won't eat Merricks and it does look good enough to serve for people dinner. I have thrown a lot of dog food away over the last few months, trying to find something my two Yorkie pups will eat that is still amenable to my other two. I finally found Canidae that all 4 like. I just wish I could find a local store that carried it.
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I know they can get picky. Mine won't eat Merricks and it does look good enough to serve for people dinner. I have thrown a lot of dog food away over the last few months, trying to find something my two Yorkie pups will eat that is still amenable to my other two. I finally found Canidae that all 4 like. I just wish I could find a local store that carried it.
You don't have to throw away the dry food they won't eat. I bought several different kinds of bagged food: started with science diet dry (before I knew better), then Iams, then Diamond. All that food she wouldn't eat, I gave to my sister. She used to work at the animal shelter, and they were glad to get it.
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Ellie mainly eats dry when she likes.One tray of Cesar lasts her for 2 days,she doesn't eat much.
My last Yorkie,Trixie,was brought up on Cesar and ate it for seventeen years, then because it started to upset her we changed to Whiskas cat food on the Vets advice.She lived to be 19years 10 months and lived a very happy and healthy life.
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