Switching the boys nuggits

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Hi guys
Noticed the boys great and small food was running low so I am switching them from great and small to Harringtons nuggets and I am wondering how much to give each nugget during the nuggets swich over if that make sence
How has people done this i know everybody is different but I just wanted peoples opinions /Experiences are when switching nuggets how much to give each nugget
 

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I have them half and half when switching them over on to Harrington’s and then 1/3 of Harrington’s before eventually just giving them all 100% Harrington’s
I do the same - increase the proportion of new mix to old mix over a few days before stopping the old completely.
 

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Yep a gradual increase of the new nuggets whilst decreasing he old!
 

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Now they fussy buggers and are having issues with the nuggets
They are not very happy with them but it’s just a case of trying them until they except them I think
 

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I still have some of their original food that I give them occasionally but they’re on Harringtons
 

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They seem to be having lots of enjoyment from the Harringtons which is great. I think the Harringtons nuggets feel a bit strange though
Yes definitely an strange textured food
 

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Harringtons are a good food Maddie. Mine love them. They may feel strange but Velvet absolutely loves them and prefers them to anything else. Given a choice of forage or Harringtons she will go for the Harringtons every time where as the others go for the forage.
 

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They like that a lot better than the last food they were on
 

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Right now they’re on a mix of great and small nuggets and Harringtons They seem to really likethe mix of the 2
 

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They can be very fussy and very picky sometimes guinea pigs
That’s what I found
 
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