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How to Slim Down an Overweight Dog (30-Day Diet Plan)

Staying fit and healthy, and maintaining an ideal weight is just as important for dogs as it is for people. However, the fact is...

Recipe: Homemade Weight Loss Dog Food

Obesity is becoming an epidemic for dogs and cats, especially in the United States. Like humans, being obese makes our pets more susceptible to many different health conditions. Also, it can end up taking years off Fido's life. This homemade weight loss dog food may be just what your pet needs to slim down.

The Best Weight Loss Dog Food for Fat Dogs

We all know that being fat is bad. It’s been drilled into our head by dietitians and pop personalities on TV for decades. Yet,...

Ask a Vet: How to Put an Overweight Dog on a...

In recent years, dogs - just like their human counterparts - have become more and more overweight (1). In fact, studies show that canine obesity...

TOP #8: Dealing With Canine Diabetes ft. Rachel Poulin, RVT

As pet obesity continues to rise in America, one of the most common and dangerous diseases dog owners encounter is canine diabetes. In our...

Expert Interview: The Risks of Canine Obesity and How To Keep...

Canine obesity is a growing epidemic and it is just as dangerous as obesity in humans. If a human is overweight, they can make...

This Product Offers A Whole New Way to Feed Your Dog

Pet obesity is a growing epidemic. According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, more than 52% of dogs in the United States are...

How to Help An Overweight Dog Lose Weight

Canine obesity is a growing epidemic. The negative health effects of obesity in canines are very similar to those in adults. It is estimated...

Pet Obesity: Is Your Dog Adding to the Statistic?

Did you make a New Year’s resolution? Were you one of the millions of people that vowed to lose weight this year? Perhaps you...

How to Motivate an Overweight Dog

Fat dogs can be pretty funny, especially when you see videos of them waddling around. But once the cuteness wears off, you’ll find that...

Student Developed Pet App Helps to Keep Dogs Healthy

Pet obesity is an epidemic in the United States. In fact, according to The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, 54% of the dogs and...

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Bringing home your dog is the start of your relationship together. There's bound to be some bumps in the road for new dog owners,...

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While some people look for large dogs that they say is a “real dog” (looking at you, bully breeds), others may just want a...

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If you want to make the introduction of a new dog to your existing pets go as smoothly as possible, certain precautionary measures must...

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One of the exciting activities you likely haven't tried yet but should do with your dog this spring or upcoming summer is to go...

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I've never met a dog owner that enjoys bathing their canine companion. It's time-consuming and can be quite a hassle. Between trying to wash...