The first six months are the "main growth phase". They require high quality protein and nutrients.

The next 6- 12 months require a reduced protein content to help prevent any growth disorders.

Now fully grown, finding the right diet to match their energy requirements is key. 

Now in old age, diets with a lower fat and phosphorus are needed.

The Remarkable 70 year marraiage of Britain's most famous dog loving couple

Britain's most famous dog loving couple Her Majesty The Queen and HRH Prince Philip celebrate 70 years of marriage on 20th November 2017. To Celebrate this remarkable event acclaimed Royal Biographer Ingrid Seward has written an enchanting account on the formidable partnership that has inspired a nation. Watch a short video This inside story of 70 years of the Royal Marriage will be serialised in the Daily Mail starting on the 11th November. Published by Simon and Schuster on the 2nd November 'My Husband and I, is available from all good bookshops, priced £20 Available on Amazon and Kindle