Breed

Lancashire Heeler


AKC Grouping
Miscellaneous Class
Temperament
  • affectionate
  • versatile
  • intelligent

Demeanor
friendly

Choosing the Best High-Protein Lancashire Heeler Dog Food

The Lancashire Heeler originates from England. It's very small weight and small height with grooming needs that are typically noted as 'only an occasional bath and brushing' and a demeanor often described as friendly yields the Lancashire Heeler with around 4000 U. S. Google searches per month. Most of these searches though aren't just to look at cute pictures but to also discover the best dietary options for the Lancashire Heeler. So, you're not alone in this curiosity. Is a high-protein dog food right for your Lancashire Heeler? In short, yes, a high-protein dog food is a great choice for the Lancashire Heeler. But to find out why, we need to look at a few other factors.


Breed

Lancashire Heeler


AKC Grouping
Miscellaneous Class
Temperment
  • affectionate
  • versatile
  • intelligent
Demeanor
friendly

The AKC's Miscellaneous Class is just that. . . miscellaneous dog breeds that are moving towards a more refined classification. So, unlike other AKC groupings like the Terrier Group or Working Group and even the Non-Sporting Group where one can gain further insight from the grouping the dog breed may be in, the AKC Miscellaneous Class gives us little insight. Thus, we must turn to other facts we know about the Lancashire Heeler to determine if a high-protein dog food is right for the Lancashire Heeler. For example, we know that a Lancashire Heeler is usually energetic and has a friendly demeanor. More importantly, we know that the affectionate, versatile, intelligent Lancashire Heeler is usually energetic when it comes to energy. Thus, the Lancashire Heeler needs proper diet and exercise to keep it closer to the 9 pounds side of their recommended 9-17 pounds weight. A high-protein dog food for the Lancashire Heeler would be an optimal choice!


Energy
energetic
Grooming
only an occasional bath and brushing
Training
obedient
Shedding
seasonally

The Lancashire Heeler is considered an energetic dog and thus your Lancashire Heeler could benefit from a high-protein dog food due to that simple fact alone. A dog food rich in high-protein helps to build muscle and support the energy levels of an energetic Lancashire Heeler. Furthermore, the calories in high-protein dog food are more efficiently used by an energetic dog like the Lancashire Heeler. In fact, dogs that don't receive enough protein can actually experience muscle loss and see a noticeable drop in energy levels. Lastly, a high-protein dog food that's optimal for the Lancashire Heeler is low in carbohydrates which are a non-essential component of a healthy diet for most dogs, but especially true for an energetic Lancashire Heeler.


The Lancashire Heeler is a very small, small dog weighing in at over 9 pounds. Dogs of this size could benefit from a well-rounded diet that have all the necessary nutrients for their very small frame. While a high-protein dog food is important for very small breeds due to the calorie efficiency in a high-protein diet, most important is the proper percentages and sources of those proteins and that essential nutrients are included in the diet. When you select a high-protein dog food for your Lancashire Heeler at Spot & Tango, you can be assured that we have properly balanced a properly sourced, high-protein dog food while also including other essential nutrients needed for a very small dog such as the Lancashire Heeler.


Spot & Tango offers several high-protein meat options for your Lancashire Heeler including a Turkey & Red Quinoa, Beef & Millet, and Lamb & Brown Rice option. All our recipes have an appropriate blend of spinach, carrots, peas, various fruits, eggs, parsley, apple cider vinegar, safflower oil, vegetable stock and an all-natural blend of vitamins & minerals to ensure meals are nutritionally balanced while still creating a high-protein dog food for a Lancashire Heeler. 100% of the ingredients in our recipes are approved for human consumption (because dogs deserve to have the same quality food that we eat) and use USDA Certified meats. We never use preservatives, growth hormones or artificial additives. Our vegetables are an excellent source of fiber and vitamins our eggs help increase protein levels while also containing essential calcium and amino acids to support strong bones, build muscles and repair tissue. If you want a high-protein dog food for your Lancashire Heeler, Spot & Tango could be the solution.