weight managment

Dog Nutrition: A to Z

Dog Nutrition: A to Z


Adapted and reposted from Cesar's Way

Can something as simple as carefully reading a dog-food label add three to five years to your pet’s life? Can the wrong bite of an ostensibly healthy fruit have nasty and lasting consequences? Does your dog need a diet—and would you know if he did? For pups as for people, scientists are

Tipping the Scales? 10 Tips to Fight Pet Obesity

Tipping the Scales? 10 Tips to Fight Pet Obesity


Cover your pet’s ears for a minute--we need to talk about his weight. You’ve been trying to pretend that you don’t see it, but the pounds have been packing on and now he’s two bacon strips away from looking like the dog who ate your dog. It’s time to finally get serious about slimming down,

How To Tell If Your Dog is Overweight

How To Tell If Your Dog is Overweight


It’s January. Let’s take a break from talking about the size of your ass and talk about the size of your dog’s for just a minute. Did you know that keeping your dog at her ideal weight can add actual years on to her life? It’s true, a 14-year study by Purina found that dogs fed