Breed

Perro De Presa Canario


AKC Grouping
Foundation Stock Service
Temperament
  • confident
  • calm
  • strong-willed

Demeanor
aggressive and dominant

Choosing the Best Dog Food for an Overweight Perro De Presa Canario

The caloric and dietary needs of the Perro de Presa Canario can be understood by looking at the evolution of the breed. In modern times, Perro de Presa Canarios generally receive less exercise and more food than in the past, making it easy to become overweight.


Breed

Perro De Presa Canario


AKC Grouping
Foundation Stock Service
Temperment
  • confident
  • calm
  • strong-willed
Demeanor
aggressive and dominant

Perro de Presa Canarios originated on the Canary Islands, an area with abundant sunshine and mild temperatures. The breed is thought to date back to the 15th and 16th century, and were bred by Spaniards. Perro de Presa Canarios main jobs were to herd cattle and guard farms. They were also responsible for killing wild dogs that were a threat to cattle. Later in history, Perro de Presa Canarios were used for dog fighting, a popular underground sport throughout the islands. The very large, muscular body of the Perro de Presa Canario gave them the power and presence to complete their strenuous tasks.


Energy
calm
Grooming
only an occasional bath and brushing
Training
typically stubborn
Shedding
regularly

Because dog food wasn't a priority during these times, Perro de Presa Canarios were likely fed a diet of scraps and small hunted game. Perro de Presa Canarios continue to be used as catch dogs and companions in the Canary Islands. A small number of Perro de Presa Canarios have been brought to the United States and Europe. Perro de Presa Canarios are extremely devoted to their family, but can be quite suspicious of strangers. Many Perro de Presa Canarios have continued to stay active as working dogs. The diet of Perro de Presa Canarios is much different today than in the past due to the large supply of readily available dog food. Because some of today's companion dogs lack adequate exercise, they may not need the same amount of calories earlier dogs needed to thrive.


Spot & Tango has worked with veterinary nutrition specialists to create a high-quality dog food that can address the needs of an overweight Perro De Presa Canario. Spot & Tango places a high priority on sourcing beef, lamb and turkey from local New York farmers for each of their dog food dishes. Following their dedication to quality ingredients, Spot & Tango forbids all antibiotics, preservatives and hormones in each on their recipes. Food rich in nutrients and rich vitamins can serve to address symptoms that your obese Perro De Presa Canario may be experiencing. Committed to dealing with the tendency for dogs to put on weight today, Spot & Tango only utilizes select carbohydrates on their veterinary nutritionist-approved dishes. An overweight Perro De Presa Canario can benefit from sufficient leafy greens and fruits in their diet to assist with food digestion and energy levels-- Spot and Tango's dog food has both.


Maintaining a healthy weight for your Perro De Presa Canario depends on not only the quantity of dog food your Perro De Presa Canario enjoys, but also the quality. Spot & Tango skips the additives and preservatives and only uses real human food in their dog food recipes. Local farmers in New York are selected for the quality of vegetables and fruits grown using sustainable practices. Real meat selections, without by products, include chicken, lamb, beef and fish. Cooked at low temperatures, Spot & Tango recipes result in high nutrient content and extra flavor. Their recipes are developed and tested by veterinarian nutritionists to meet the stringent nutritional levels recommended by the AAFCO. (American Association of Feed Control Officials) Spot & Tango dog food comes in carefully packaged portions to help an overweight Perro De Presa Canario combat obesity, then maintain a proper weight. The recipes are designed to help build immunity, strengthen muscles, minimize allergy and arthritis symptoms as well as improve digestion and increase energy. Join the 1000’s of happy and healthy Perro De Presa Canarios that are now enjoying exceptional dog food delivered straight to their door from Spot & Tango. You, and your happy, if not somewhat obese Perro De Presa Canario, won’t be disappointed!