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Old 03-03-2013, 11:00 AM United States
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3 or 4 pieces left behind sounds great. I love when I see about that much left behind. It tells me that there was enough in her dish to keep her belly full - she didn't empty it, then go hungry. Nor was there so much left that could signal something funny happened overnight and she didn't eat.
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Old 03-04-2013, 04:36 PM United States
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I gave her 4 pieces of each kibble which is 1/2 tbs and I gave her 1 1/2 tbs of her Purina
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the past few nights I have been giving her 1 tbs of the new kibble(NK) and 1 tbs of Purina(P) she has been leaving a little of each of them in her bowl. Tonight she is getting 1 tbs NK:1 tbs P. I am trying Sonic with the same ratio to see how he likes it. If he likes it I might add the P to the mix it would make the mix 35.45% & 10.6%. right now with out the P mixed in the NK is 34.6% & 11.3%
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That sounds pretty good. I'd probably drop the Purina after the current bag runs out. But it's no biggie either way.
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Sonic HATES the Purina. I had to cut back from 1 tbs of NK to 1/2 tbs for sprinkles because she is starting to leave the NK in her bowl. I am starting to have a fear that I will never get her off the Purina since I am not able to get past the 1/2 tbs point.
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It's okay if they have slightly different mixes: no Purina for him and 1/2 tbs for her...

The hoops we jump through for these little ones - creating their own special blends

You might try tinkering with the ratio of NK to Purina again after a week or so in an effort to help drop the Purina out. Fortunately, while not the best in the world for hedgies, Purina is also not the worst thing in the world - particularly if she's eating the other kibbles too.
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Old 03-10-2013, 07:52 PM United States
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Thank you Melissa. she is growing so fast. I have had her only for 3 weeks. Her mix tonight is 1 1/2 tbs Purina and 1/2 tbs NK. I am wanting to get her mix all the NK but I will be happy if it is 1 1/2 tbs NK and 1/2 tbs Purina.
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Old 03-11-2013, 11:58 AM United States
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She ate all of her kibble. I added more of the NK so tonight it is 3/4 tbs and 1 1/3 Purina. I am hoping now I am able to get past the 1/2 tbs threshold. *fingers crossed* she also has flaxseed oil on her kibble tonight as well. she and Sonic get a caplet every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday on their kibble to keep the dry skin away.
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