Breed

Xoloitzcuintli


AKC Grouping
Non-Sporting Group
Temperament
  • loyal
  • alert
  • calm

Demeanor
alert and responsive

Choosing the Best High-Protein Xoloitzcuintli Dog Food

In regard to weight, the Xoloitzcuintli is a small to average dog generally weighing 30-55 pounds (standard). The Xoloitzcuintli is also considered a medium-tall dog in regard to height, with an average height of 18-23 inches (Standard). If you're trying to figure out the optimal dog food for your Xoloitzcuintli, you should definitely consider the option of a high-protein dog food like those available from Spot & Tango. The Xoloitzcuintli is an AKC Registered breed in the 'Non-Sporting Group' with roots originating back to Mexico. The calm, loyal and alert Xoloitzcuintli with an alert and responsive demeanor, generally does particularly well on a high-protein dog food. This is thanks, in part to, its small to average size combined with its usually high energy levels.


Breed

Xoloitzcuintli


AKC Grouping
Non-Sporting Group
Temperment
  • loyal
  • alert
  • calm
Demeanor
alert and responsive

With over twenty different breeds of dogs within the AKC's Non-Sporting Group ranging from the Poodle Miniature to the Tibetan Spaniel to the Shiba Inu and including (of course) the Xoloitzcuintli; this AKC grouping has a wide variety of dogs In regard to temperament, weight, height and even background. But one thing the various dogs in this group do share is their popularity amongst humans as housedogs and even, at times, watchdogs. So, what's that mean for their diet, or more specifically for the diet of the Xoloitzcuintli? Well, in order to keep a Xoloitzcuintli within a heathy weight range of 30-55 pounds (standard) their owner will need to be diligent about what type and how much dog food they're giving the alert Xoloitzcuintli. This task will be considerably easier if the Xoloitzcuintli is given a high-protein dog food packed with nutrients to rebuild their muscles but void of fillers common in other types of dog foods that could become an obesity issue.


Energy
energetic
Grooming
only an occasional bath and brushing
Training
willing to follow
Shedding
infrequently

The Xoloitzcuintli is considered an energetic dog and thus your Xoloitzcuintli 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 Xoloitzcuintli. Furthermore, the calories in high-protein dog food are more efficiently used by an energetic dog like the Xoloitzcuintli. 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 Xoloitzcuintli is low in carbohydrates which are a non-essential component of a healthy diet for most dogs, but especially true for an energetic Xoloitzcuintli.


The Xoloitzcuintli is a small to average, medium-tall dog weighing in at over 30 pounds. Dogs of this size could benefit from a well-rounded diet that have all the necessary nutrients for their small to average frame. While a high-protein dog food is important for small to average 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 Xoloitzcuintli 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 small to average dog such as the Xoloitzcuintli.


Spot & Tango offers several high-protein meat options for your Xoloitzcuintli 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 Xoloitzcuintli. 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 Xoloitzcuintli, Spot & Tango could be the solution.