Breed

Caucasian Shepherd Dog


AKC Grouping
Foundation Stock Service
Temperament
  • bold
  • fearless
  • kind

Demeanor
aloof or wary

Choosing the Best Dog Food for an Overweight Caucasian Shepherd Dog

To help keep your Caucasian Shepherd Dog from becoming overweight it is important to understand their caloric needs. Over time Caucasian Shepherd Dogs became house pets and didn't get as much exercise and if they were not fed a good dog food formulated for their unique digestive needs then they were known to have issues with becoming overweight.


Breed

Caucasian Shepherd Dog


AKC Grouping
Foundation Stock Service
Temperment
  • bold
  • fearless
  • kind
Demeanor
aloof or wary

Caucasian Shepherd Dogs originated in Russia in the early 1900's where it was hot and dry during the summers and freezing cold with sometimes heavy snowfall in the winters. Caucasian Shepherd Dogs were used to protect properties from people trespassing and to guard livestock from both small and large predators. In the beginning, Caucasian Shepherd Dogs were used to watch over and protect their properties and to guard their livestock from predators like coyotes and wolves. Caucasian Shepherd Dogs are known to be very serious guardian dogs and they should never be taken lightly when they are on duty. Caucasian Shepherd Dogs have waterproof coats so they are able to withstand some of the most severe climates. Caucasian Shepherd Dogs are a large breed. They are powerful and fearless. They also have great sight and excellent hearing which makes their role as a guardian dogs a perfect fit for them.


Energy
calm
Grooming
brushing 2-3 times a week
Training
often independent
Shedding
regularly

In the early 1900's there wasn't any dog food so, Caucasian Shepherd Dogs probably ate what they hunted or whatever their owners may of fed them in order to survive. Today, Caucasian Shepherd Dogs are known to be wonderful family companions. Caucasian Shepherd Dogs are known to be soft, devoted and endearing towards their family. Caucasian Shepherd Dog are fierce and confident when a treat is near and present. As of now, Caucasian Shepherd Dogs are low energy dogs. They do love daily walks though. Caucasian Shepherd Dogs do not have to hunt for their food like they did in the past because now their families can feed them nutrient-rich dog foods. Since, the dog foods today provide the nutrition that Caucasian Shepherd Dogs need they no longer require a large amount like they needed when they were guard dogs to keep them full and healthy.


Spot and Tango’s recipes are excellent options for an obese Caucasian Shepherd Dog. Their fresh ingredients come directly from the regional farms and are cooked to optimize the variety of nutrients in each serving. This can help your Caucasian Shepherd Dog start to get the right amount of macronutrients they require every day without eating way too much. All of Spot and Tango's recipes are human grade, cooked fresh and ready-to-serve with no added fillers which might have excess, unnecessary calories. All of their recipes are made and evaluated in AAFCO approved laboratories.


Daily exercise and a proper diet are the keys to getting your overweight Caucasian Shepherd Dog to a healthy weight. Spot & Tango offers dog food revolutionized, with recipes filled with ingredients like 100% lean ground turkey, beef, and lamb. We add market fresh fruits and vegetables that provide nutrients and taste to your Caucasian Shepherd Dog’s meal, and prepare them all in small batches in our USDA approved New York Kitchen. Each meal is cooked over low heat to preserve the nutrients in each ingredient, and our animal nutritionists and food scientists formulate them to reach vitamin and mineral standards as set out by the AAFCO and the FDA. Finally, we vacuum seal and flash freeze each portion in BPA-free plastic for freshness, and we deliver them to your door in our biodegradable boxes. All of our meals are personalized for your breed’s activity level, weight, and other physical characteristics so you can be sure you’re giving your Caucasian Shepherd Dog the best for their specific needs. Take the quiz on our website today, and you can have a custom meal plan to get your overweight Caucasian Shepherd Dog back in shape.