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    I took the puppies to the vet last week for their 1st immunizations and we had a discussion about grain free foods.  He mentioned that there is currently buzz on the internet that the FDA is looking investigating grain free dogs food and their link to cardio myopathy, heart attacks.  As J.C. noted, the lack of grains cause a deficiency in taurine that they think is connected to the heart issues.  I have been using grain free this summer but am going back to using Purina foods with grains.  Protein is another issue where too much protein, especially older dogs is damaging to kidneys.  So I am only feeding high protein food in the hunting season, not in the off season.

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