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Dr John Dog Food

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Gold Dry » Dry » 4kg Bag Gold Dry » Dry » 4kg Bag Gold Dry » Dry » 4kg Bag
Hypoallergenic Chicken » Dry » 15kg Bag Hypoallergenic Chicken » Dry » 15kg Bag Hypoallergenic Chicken » Dry » 15kg Bag
Hypoallergenic Lamb » Dry » 4kg Bag Hypoallergenic Lamb » Dry » 4kg Bag Hypoallergenic Lamb » Dry » 4kg Bag
Puppy » Dry » 2kg Bag Puppy » Dry » 2kg Bag Puppy » Dry » 2kg Bag
Puppy » Dry » 10kg Bag Puppy » Dry » 10kg Bag Puppy » Dry » 10kg Bag
Silver Beef » Dry » 15kg Bag Silver Beef » Dry » 15kg Bag Silver Beef » Dry » 15kg Bag
Silver Chicken » Dry » 4kg Bag Silver Chicken » Dry » 4kg Bag Silver Chicken » Dry » 4kg Bag
Titanum (Platinum) » Dry » 4kg Bag Titanum (Platinum) » Dry » 4kg Bag Titanum (Platinum) » Dry » 4kg Bag

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  • Chunky Flake » Dry » 15kg Bag £14.49
  • Gold Dry » Dry » 4kg Bag £6.99
  • Gold Dry » Dry » 15kg Bag £14.49
  • Hypoallergenic Chicken » Dry » 15kg Bag £17.57
  • Hypoallergenic Lamb » Dry » 4kg Bag £7.04
  • Hypoallergenic Lamb » Dry » 15kg Bag £18.52
  • Puppy » Dry » 2kg Bag £4.16
  • Puppy » Dry » 10kg Bag £15.67
  • Silver Beef » Dry » 15kg Bag £14.49
  • Silver Chicken » Dry » 4kg Bag £4.73
  • Silver Chicken » Dry » 15kg Bag £14.49
  • Titanum (Platinum) » Dry » 4kg Bag £5.64
  • Titanum (Platinum) » Dry » 15kg Bag £15.67

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Description

Dr John dog food, produced by Gilbertson and Page for over 130 years, is a premium quality diet for the maintenance of adult working and sporting dogs. The food is fortified with rich proteins- provided by the wholesome cuts of chicken- delicious oats and beneficial oils and fats for healthy joints and mobility. The foods in the Dr John range contain a variety of key nutrients to promote optimum health and vitality in your active dog, combining balanced and digestible proteins, complex carbohydrates and natural fibres. Delicious and palatable to suit even the fussiest canine appetites.

Please Note: Dr John Platinum has been replaced by Titanium, although the product has not changed at all.

Puppy

Composition

Cereals, meat and animal derivatives (minimum 22% chicken), oils and fats (minimum 1.25% fish oil), vegetable derivatives, minerals, seeds.

Directions For Use

At weaning, Dr. John Puppy can be introduced gradually as a porridge (leave one part Dr. John Puppy and three parts warm water to soak before blending to a porridge consistency). Offer small amounts 4-6 times per day for periods of 15-20 minutes. If the puppies empty the bowl, increase the feed by a small amount until weaning is complete. Post weaning or for new puppy owners, follow the daily feeding guide below (showing the total amount to feed each day in 3-4 meals), either dry or moistened with water. Then move gradually onto a junior food at half adult size (we recommend Dr. John Titanium). If changing your puppy’s diet to Dr. John Puppy, introduce it gradually over a few days until it replaces all other growth food. When bringing your puppy home for the first time, allow him/her to adjust to the home environment for at least a week before changing the diet. Always ensure that there is plenty of clean, fresh water available for your puppy to drink. When this pack is not in use, fold down top and store in a cool dry place.

Analytical Constituents

Feeding Guideline

Titanium

Composition

Cereals (minimum 4% rice), meat and animal derivatives (minimum 18% chicken), oils and fats, milk and milk derivatives, yeasts, mixed herbs (450 mg/kg), minerals, molluscs and crustaceans (50 mg/kg).

Directions For Use

Dr. John Titanium is a complete food suitable for dogs over 4 months of age. It can be fed dry, or moistened to the consistency that your dog prefers. When feeding for the first time it is suggested that you introduce the food gradually over a few days until it replaces all other dog food. An individual dog's requirements vary and may differ from the suggested daily feeding guidelines adjacent. Active dogs may have greater requirements than those listed in the table and pregnant and lactating bitches may require up to three times the amount indicated.

Always feed to condition adjusting the amount fed to meet the individual dog's needs, dependent upon circumstances and to maintain the desired body weight. Always ensure that fresh drinking water is readily available at all times.

Analytical Constituents

Feeding Guideline

Gold

Composition

Cereals, meat and animal derivatives (minimum 14% chicken), oils and fats, yeasts, milk and milk derivatives, oils and fats, minerals.

Directions For Use

Dr. John Gold can be fed dry, or moistened to the consistency that your dog prefers. When feeding for the first time it is suggested that you introduce the food gradually over a few days until it replaces all other dog food.
An individual dog’s requirements vary and may differ from the suggested daily feeding guide over leaf.

Always feed to condition adjusting the amount fed to meet the individual dog’s needs, dependent upon circumstances and to maintain the desired body weight.

Always ensure that fresh drinking water is readily available at all times.

Analytical Constituents

Feeding Guideline

Hypoallergenic - Chicken

Composition

Cereals (minimum 4% barley, 4% oats), meat and animal derivatives (minimum 14% chicken), oils and fats, seeds, minerals.

Directions For Use

Dr. John Hypoallergenic is a complete food suitable for dogs over 18 weeks of age. Dr. John Hypoallergenic can be fed dry, or moistened to the consistency that your dog prefers. When feeding for the first time it is suggested that you introduce the food gradually over a few days until it replaces all other dog food. An individual dog's requirements vary and may differ from the suggested daily feeding guide overleaf.

Always feed to condition adjusting the amount fed to meet the individual dog’s needs, dependent upon circumstances and to maintain the desired body weight.

Always ensure that fresh drinking water is readily available at all times.

Analytical Constituents

Feeding Guideline

Hypoallergenic - Lamb + Rice

Composition

Cereals (minimum 14% rice), meat and animal derivatives (minimum 26% lamb), oils and fats, seeds, minerals.

Directions For Use

Dr. John Hypoallergenic LAMB with RICE is a complete feeding stuff specifically for sporting & working dogs. Dr. John Hypoallergenic LAMB with RICE can be fed dry, or moistened to the consistency that your dog prefers. When feeding for the first time it is suggested that you introduce the food gradually over a few days until it replaces all other dog food. An individual dog's requirements vary and may differ from the suggested daily feeding guide over leaf.

Always feed to condition adjusting the amount fed to meet the individual dog’s needs, dependent upon circumstances and to maintain the desired body weight.

Always ensure that fresh drinking water is readily available at all times.

Analytical Constituents

Feeding Guideline

Silver - Chicken

Composition

Cereals, meat and animal derivatives (minimum 4% chicken), oils and fats, minerals.

Directions For Use

Dr. John Silver can be fed dry, or moistened to the consistency that your dog prefers. When feeding for the first time it is suggested that you introduce the food gradually over a few days until it replaces all other dog food. An individual dog’s requirements vary and may differ from the suggested daily feeding guide over leaf.

Always feed to condition adjusting the amount fed to meet the individual dog’s needs, dependent upon circumstances and to maintain the desired body weight.

Always ensure that fresh drinking water is readily available at all times.

Analytical Constituents

Feeding Guideline

Flake

Composition

Cereals, meat and animal derivatives (minimum 4% chicken), oils and fats, minerals, yeasts.

Directions For Use

Dr. John Flake can be fed dry, or moistened to the consistency that your dog prefers. When feeding for the first time it is suggested that you introduce the food gradually over a few days until it replaces all other dog food. An individual dog’s requirements vary and may differ from the suggested daily feeding guide over leaf.

Always feed to condition adjusting the amount fed to meet the individual dog’s needs, dependent upon circumstances and to maintain the desired body weight.

Always ensure that fresh drinking water is readily available at all times.

Analytical Constituents

Feeding Guideline

Silver - Beef

Composition

Cereals, meat and animal derivatives (minimum 4% beef), oils and fats, minerals

Directions For Use

Dr. John Silver Beef can be fed dry, or moistened to the consistency that your dog prefers. When feeding for the first time it is suggested that you introduce the food gradually over a few days until it replaces all other dog food. An individual dog’s requirements vary and may differ from the suggested daily feeding guide over leaf.

Always feed to condition adjusting the amount fed to meet the individual dog’s needs, dependent upon circumstances and to maintain the desired body weight.

Always ensure that fresh drinking water is readily available at all times.

Analytical Constituents

Feeding Guideline

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Reviews (27)

Summary of Reviews for Dr John Dog Food

Overall 5
Value For Money
Quality
Tastiness
Nutritional Value
Pet's Opinion
27 out of 27 (100%) customers would recommend this product.
5 stars (22 reviews)
4 stars (5 reviews)
3 stars (0 reviews)
2 stars (0 reviews)
1 stars (0 reviews)

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55 My dog loves it!
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By on 16 October 2020

Always looks forward to her dinner, laps it up within minutes, it has natural ingredients which is important for our dog, Isla's, well being. Dr John's Titanium has the right nutrients for my dogs growth & well being

Customer recommends this product

45 Lowest price hypoallergenic dog food
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By on 8 September 2020

This is the lowest price hypoallergenic dog food. My dogs seem quite happy on it.

Customer recommends this product

55 Dogs Love It
Verified Purchase

By on 23 July 2020

Started our Great Danes on this a few months ago due to their previous food no longer agreeing with them and they loved this food from the start and are doing great on this food their coats are lovely and shiny since being on this and would highly recommend this food for all large breeds.

Customer recommends this product

55 Fab
Verified Purchase

By on 14 July 2020

My dogs developed allergy.to other well.known brand.got this its helped them no end.plus it's cheaper than other bramd

Customer recommends this product

55 Fabulous shiny coat
Verified Purchase

By on 13 July 2020

Excellent value for money. No waste - dog eats all of it. High in protein and dog has an amazing shiny coat. Titanium = happy healthy dogs.

Customer recommends this product

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Q & A

Below are some recent questions we've received regarding Dr John Dog Food, including answers from our team.

21 October 2020 at 7:09pm

How much puppy food per day, in weight, should I be feeding my 6.6kg puppy?

Kim Phillips

How much puppy food per day, in weight, should I be feeding my 6.6kg puppy? She is almost 12 weeks old. Unfortunately, my husband discarded the packaging!!!

  • VioVet Staff

I have provided the feeding guidelines in an image below, I recommend referring to this as your puppy grows. You should feed for the expected adult weight, for example if your dog is a labrador and expected to be ~30kg then a 3 month pup should get 460-610g of feed per day.

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2 August 2020 at 3:48pm

Can puppies have this from 4 months onwards?

Jenny Neal

I have been giving my pup dr johns Puppy food mixed with water. Her stools are very loose. Is it now time for titanium? She is 4 months old

  • VioVet Staff

You should be feeding puppy food until your dog is 12 to 18 months old. If your puppy's stools are loose then I would advise reading our blog on the approach to diarrhoea. A link to this can be found here.

26 September 2015 at 4:54pm

Sensitive stomach

Jasmin

Anyone know what type of Dr John dog food is best for a male siberian husky with sensetive stomach?

  • VioVet Staff

The Titanum (Platinum) version would probably be best, but sensitive stomachs can be for different reasons, so you might need to talk to your vet about this if any problems persist. Make sure he has been wormed recently too.

25 September 2015 at 1:15pm

High fibre

Charmaine

Hi I been told to change dogs diet to a high fibre as he sufferers with his anul glands. He is a very active 2 yrs old springer cross labrador Could you recommend which one to get .thank you .

  • VioVet Staff

This is quite a high fibre diet and might well suit your dog. This is the sort of thing you have to try for a while to see how it works out.

24 August 2015 at 11:15pm

Dr John Dog Food

Sandra Temperton

Dr John dog food has been recommended to me by a friend of a friend whose dog is the same breed as mine with the same health problems. Is it possible to purchase a smaller bag or sample as my dog is rather a fussy eater and so I don't want to purchase a 15th bag in case she doesn't like it.

  • VioVet Staff

Unfortunately we do not have any sizes available other than those listed on the website. This is always a difficulty for online companies. You might be best to go to a high street store for small samples as then they do not have to cover postage either. (I am tempted to add that Dr John is a perfectly good basic dog food, but is not normally recommended as part of a treatment for health problems. I would have to wonder if you would do better talking to your vet about this rather than a friend of a friend. Just a thought.)

24 August 2015 at 4:22pm

Good diet or not?

Craig

I have a 7month husky I'm looking to start him on the platinum do u think it will be ok

  • VioVet Staff

This diet is a good value diet but as you would expect, not as high in quality as some of the premium diets which are a lot more expensive. There ares some diets which are much higher in protein and lower (or zero) in cereal content which I tend to prefer, but they are in a different price bracket. Many dogs do perfectly well on the Dr John diets.

9 February 2015 at 10:33pm

Quality

Henry

As this food is so cheap compared to others, can it be any good.

  • VioVet Staff

To some extent you get what you pay for. However, some brands spend more on marketing and appearance than they do on the product itself. The margins made by the top manufacturers are probably very high too. This is a basic food which will keep most dogs without any medical issues in apparently good general health, but they are unlikely to be as robust, bright and shiny-coated as those on the top foods.

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