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Dog Nutrition & Health Questionnaire

Discussion in 'Dog Health and Nutrition' started by Natjackson90, Nov 12, 2012.


  1. Natjackson90

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    Hi, my name is Natalie and I'm new on here. I'm currently studying animal management. As part of my course I have to carry out my own project, I have decided on a questionnaire on dog health and nutrition. I thought this would be a great place to distribute my questionnare as I would get a wide range of results.
    I would be really grateful if you would take a few minutes to answer some questions on your dogs current nutrition and health.

    Thanks :)

    1. How many dogs do you own?

    a) 1
    b) 2
    c) 3
    d) 3+

    2. What is their age range?

    a) Puppy (below 2 years)
    b) Adult (2-7 years)
    c) Senior (7+ years)

    3. How would you best describe your dog’s weight?

    a) Too thin
    b) Normal weight
    c) Slightly overweight
    d) Very overweight

    4. How would you best describe your dog’s activity levels?

    a) Not active
    b) Moderately active
    c) Very active

    5. Where do you purchase your dog food?

    a) Supermarket
    b) Pet specialist store
    c) Veterinary practice
    d) Other

    6. What brand do you most often buy?
    ………………………

    7. Do you follow feeding guidelines for the age and weight of your dog(s)?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    8. What influences your purchase? (You can choose more than one)

    a) Cost
    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value
    d) Promotions
    e) Brand name

    9. How important are these influences? (Scale of 1-10, 1 being not important 10 being very important)

    a) Cost
    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value
    d) Promotions
    e) Brand name

    10. Does your dog suffer from any health problems?

    a) Yes, (please specify) …………………..
    b) No

    11. Is your dog micro chipped?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    12. Do you regularly worm your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    13. Do you regularly flea treat your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    14. Do you vaccinate your dog annually?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    Hope that all made sense. Thank you to all who reply :)
     
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  2. Sleeping_Lion

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    You might want to clarify some of the answers, I've answered with a few on some of the questions, which I hope is ok.

    :)
     
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  3. Twiggy

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    There you go.
     
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    1. How many dogs do you own?

    a) 1
    b) 2
    c) 3
    d) 3+

    2. What is their age range?

    a) Puppy
    b) Adult
    c) Senior

    All 3.

    3. How would you best describe your dog’s weight?

    a) Too thin
    b) Normal weight 4
    c) Slightly overweight
    d) Very overweight 1

    4. How would you best describe your dog’s activity levels?

    a) Not active 1
    b) Moderately active 2
    c) Very active 2

    5. Where do you purchase your dog food?

    a) Supermarket
    b) Pet specialist store
    c) Veterinary practice
    d) Other

    6. What brand do you most often buy?

    Not a brand.
    ………………………

    7. Do you follow feeding guidelines for the age and weight of your dog(s)?

    a) Yes, but I change it in correlation to weight, exercise, time of year
    b) No

    8. What influences your purchase? (You can choose more than one)

    a) Cost
    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value
    d) Promotions
    e) Brand name

    9. How important are these influences? (Scale of 1-10, 1 being not important 10 being very important)

    a) Cost 7
    b) Ingredients 10
    c) Nutritional value 10
    d) Promotions 0
    e) Brand name 0

    10. Does your dog suffer from any health problems?

    a) Yes, (please specify) …………………..
    b) No

    11. Is your dog micro chipped?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    12. Do you regularly worm your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    13. Do you regularly flea treat your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    14. Do you vaccinate your dog annually?

    a) Yes
    b) No
     
  5. DirtyGertie

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    Hope that's helpful.
     
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    Hope that helps
     
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    1. How many dogs do you own?

    a) 1
    b) 2
    c) 3
    d) 3+

    2. What is their age range?

    a) Puppy
    b) Adult
    c) Senior

    3. How would you best describe your dog’s weight?

    a) Too thin
    b) Normal weight
    c) Slightly overweight
    d) Very overweight

    4. How would you best describe your dog’s activity levels?

    a) Not active
    b) Moderately active
    c) Very active

    5. Where do you purchase your dog food?

    a) Supermarket
    b) Pet specialist store
    c) Veterinary practice
    d) Other

    6. What brand do you most often buy? raw fed
    ………………………

    7. Do you follow feeding guidelines for the age and weight of your dog(s)?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    8. What influences your purchase? (You can choose more than one)

    a) Cost
    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value
    d) Promotions
    e) Brand name

    9. How important are these influences? (Scale of 1-10, 1 being not important 10 being very important)

    a) Cost 5
    b) Ingredients 10
    c) Nutritional value 10
    d) Promotions 0
    e) Brand name 0

    10. Does your dog suffer from any health problems?

    a) Yes, (please specify) …………………..
    b) No

    11. Is your dog micro chipped?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    12. Do you regularly worm your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    13. Do you regularly flea treat your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    14. Do you vaccinate your dog annually?

    a) Yes
    b) No
     
  8. StuW

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    1. How many dogs do you own?

    a) 1
    b) 2
    c) 3
    d) 3+

    2. What is their age range?

    a) Puppy - 14months and 9weeks
    b) Adult - 8years
    c) Senior

    3. How would you best describe your dog’s weight?

    a) Too thin
    b) Normal weight - 2 pups
    c) Slightly overweight - older girl
    d) Very overweight

    4. How would you best describe your dog’s activity levels?

    a) Not active
    b) Moderately active - older girl
    c) Very active - 14month pup once out

    5. Where do you purchase your dog food?

    a) Supermarket
    b) Pet specialist store - P@H
    c) Veterinary practice
    d) Other - DAF

    6. What brand do you most often buy?
    Pups - Raw
    Older girl - Wainwrights + Arden Grange


    7. Do you follow feeding guidelines for the age and weight of your dog(s)?

    a) Yes
    b) No - I prefer to go by body shape

    8. What influences your purchase? (You can choose more than one)

    a) Cost
    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value
    d) Promotions
    e) Brand name

    9. How important are these influences? (Scale of 1-10, 1 being not important 10 being very important)

    a) Cost - 5
    b) Ingredients - 10
    c) Nutritional value - 10
    d) Promotions
    e) Brand name

    10. Does your dog suffer from any health problems?

    a) Yes, (please specify) - Older girl has a skin problem
    b) No - 2 Pups

    11. Is your dog micro chipped?

    a) Yes - All 3
    b) No

    12. Do you regularly worm your dog?

    a) Yes - Non chemical wormer
    b) No

    13. Do you regularly flea treat your dog?

    a) Yes - Non chemical flea treatment
    b) No

    14. Do you vaccinate your dog annually?

    a) Yes - Older girl
    b) No - 2 pups get puppy jabs and first booster
     
  9. Staffx

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    1a
    2b
    3b
    4b
    5d
    6 DAF raw
    7a
    8abc
    9a8 b10 c10 d1 d1
    10b
    11a
    12a
    13a
    14a
     
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    1. How many dogs do you own?

    a) 1


    2. What is their age range?

    a) Puppy (below 2 years)


    3. How would you best describe your dog’s weight?

    b) Normal weight


    4. How would you best describe your dog’s activity levels?

    b) Moderately active


    5. Where do you purchase your dog food?

    b) Pet specialist store
    d) Other - online


    6. What brand do you most often buy?

    Natures Harvest wet, Wainwrights dry


    7. Do you follow feeding guidelines for the age and weight of your dog(s)?

    a) Yes (but I would change if he got under- or over-weight)


    8. What influences your purchase? (You can choose more than one)

    a) Cost
    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value


    9. How important are these influences? (Scale of 1-10, 1 being not important 10 being very important)

    a) Cost 7
    b) Ingredients 10
    c) Nutritional value 10
    d) Promotions 1
    e) Brand name 1


    10. Does your dog suffer from any health problems?

    b) No


    11. Is your dog micro chipped?

    a) Yes


    12. Do you regularly worm your dog?

    a) Yes


    13. Do you regularly flea treat your dog?

    a) Yes


    14. Do you vaccinate your dog annually?

    a) Yes
     
  11. Lil Doglets

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    Hope that helps :)
     
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    Hope that helps...
     
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    1. How many dogs do you own?

    a) 1
    b) 2
    c) 3
    d) 3+

    2. What is their age range?

    a) Puppy (below 2 years)
    b) Adult (2-7 years)

    c) Senior (7+ years)

    3. How would you best describe your dog’s weight?

    a) Too thin
    b) Normal weight
    c) Slightly overweight
    d) Very overweight

    4. How would you best describe your dog’s activity levels?

    a) Not active
    b) Moderately active
    c) Very active

    5. Where do you purchase your dog food?

    a) Supermarket
    b) Pet specialist store
    c) Veterinary practice
    d) Other

    6. What brand do you most often buy?
    RAW fed

    7. Do you follow feeding guidelines for the age and weight of your dog(s)?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    8. What influences your purchase? (You can choose more than one)

    a) Cost
    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value

    d) Promotions
    e) Brand name

    9. How important are these influences? (Scale of 1-10, 1 being not important 10 being very important)

    a) Cost 9
    b) Ingredients 10
    c) Nutritional value 10
    d) Promotions 3
    e) Brand name 1

    10. Does your dog suffer from any health problems?

    a) Yes, (please specify) …………………..
    b) No

    11. Is your dog micro chipped?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    12. Do you regularly worm your dog?

    a) Yes but never with commerical products
    b) No

    13. Do you regularly flea treat your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    14. Do you vaccinate your dog annually?

    a) Yes
    b) No they don't get any at all.
     
  15. Lilylass

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    Hope that's OK
     
  16. Phoolf

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    1. How many dogs do you own?

    a) 1
    b) 2
    c) 3
    d) 3+

    2. What is their age range?

    a) Puppy (below 2 years)
    b) Adult (2-7 years)
    c) Senior (7+ years)

    3. How would you best describe your dog’s weight?

    a) Too thin
    b) Normal weight
    c) Slightly overweight
    d) Very overweight

    4. How would you best describe your dog’s activity levels?

    a) Not active
    b) Moderately active
    c) Very active

    5. Where do you purchase your dog food?

    a) Supermarket
    b) Pet specialist store
    c) Veterinary practice
    d) Other

    6. What brand do you most often buy?
    ……………………… None- fed raw

    7. Do you follow feeding guidelines for the age and weight of your dog(s)?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    8. What influences your purchase? (You can choose more than one)

    a) Cost
    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value
    d) Promotions
    e) Brand name

    9. How important are these influences? (Scale of 1-10, 1 being not important 10 being very important)

    a) Cost - 6
    b) Ingredients - 10
    c) Nutritional value - 10
    d) Promotions - 1
    e) Brand name - 1

    10. Does your dog suffer from any health problems?

    a) Yes, (please specify) …………………..
    b) No

    11. Is your dog micro chipped?

    a) Yes
    b) No - waiting for spaying til chip goes in

    12. Do you regularly worm your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    13. Do you regularly flea treat your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    14. Do you vaccinate your dog annually?

    a) Yes
    b) No
     
  17. Skoust

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    1. How many dogs do you own?

    a) 1

    2. What is their age range?

    a) Puppy (below 2 years)

    3. How would you best describe your dog’s weight?

    b) Normal weight

    4. How would you best describe your dog’s activity levels?

    a) Not active - he has his moments of course but he spends about 14 hrs a day sleeping :p

    5. Where do you purchase your dog food?

    d) Other - breeder

    6. What brand do you most often buy?
    N/A. He's raw fed, though in terms of treats I have bought a few Fish4Dogs treats.

    7. Do you follow feeding guidelines for the age and weight of your dog(s)?

    b) No

    8. What influences your purchase? (You can choose more than one)

    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value

    9. How important are these influences? (Scale of 1-10, 1 being not important 10 being very important)

    a) Cost - 4
    b) Ingredients - 10
    c) Nutritional value - 10
    d) Promotions - 1
    e) Brand name - 5 (if I were buying treats or looking for a new supplier)

    10. Does your dog suffer from any health problems?

    b) No

    11. Is your dog micro chipped?

    a) Yes

    12. Do you regularly worm your dog?

    a) Yes

    13. Do you regularly flea treat your dog?

    b) No

    14. Do you vaccinate your dog annually?

    a) Yes - he's only had his first jabs but I imagine we will.
     
  18. Wildmoor

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    Hope that helps if you want clarification on any answers just ask
     
  19. ginge2804

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    1. How many dogs do you own?

    a) 1
    b) 2
    c) 3
    d) 3+

    2. What is their age range?

    a) Puppy (below 2 years)
    b) Adult (2-7 years)
    c) Senior (7+ years)

    Although I wouldn't class Molly as a puppy anymore.

    3. How would you best describe your dog’s weight?

    a) Too thin
    b) Normal weight
    c) Slightly overweight
    d) Very overweight

    4. How would you best describe your dog’s activity levels?

    a) Not active
    b) Moderately active
    c) Very active

    5. Where do you purchase your dog food?

    a) Supermarket
    b) Pet specialist store
    c) Veterinary practice
    d) Other

    6. What brand do you most often buy?

    Nature diet

    7. Do you follow feeding guidelines for the age and weight of your dog(s)?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    The guideline for Molly is half to a whole pack of nature diet a day. I feed Molly what I think is right for her, I don't stick to the guidlines too stictly, as it depends on how active she has been during the day or w.e

    8. What influences your purchase? (You can choose more than one)

    a) Cost
    b) Ingredients
    c) Nutritional value

    d) Promotions
    e) Brand name

    9. How important are these influences? (Scale of 1-10, 1 being not important 10 being very important)

    a) Cost - 7
    b) Ingredients - 10
    c) Nutritional value - 10
    d) Promotions - - 2
    e) Brand name - 2

    10. Does your dog suffer from any health problems?

    a) Yes, (please specify) …………………..
    b) No

    11. Is your dog micro chipped?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    12. Do you regularly worm your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    13. Do you regularly flea treat your dog?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    14. Do you vaccinate your dog annually?

    a) Yes
    b) No

    She had her puppy vacinations, and is booked in for her first annual booster on Sunday :)
     
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    Hope that helps.
     
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