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Table 6 The numbers and percentages of dog owners stratified by the types of foods they reported to have given to their working farm dogs during a 6–month period. Data were collected from 126 working farm dog owners participating in TeamMate. Note that percentages do not add up to 100% because many owners fed more than one type of food

From: TeamMate: a longitudinal study of New Zealand working farm dogs. I. Methods, population characteristics and health on enrolment

Food fed to dogsOwners% (95% CI)
Meat10785 (79–91)
 Sourced on farm10583 (77–90)
 Purchased1613 (7–19)
 Frozen10079 (72–86)
 Fresh2721 (14–28)
Offal2822 (15–29)
 Cooked2520 (13–27)
Commercial dog food11390 (84–95)
 Dry dog food11188 (82–94)
 Wet dog food5443 (34–51)
 Other commercial food2721 (14–29)
Not recorded86 (2–11)