5 Tips to Stop Your Dog From Begging

Rusty Begging

Does your dog beg for food every time you eat? Begging is a common problem that most dog owners face.¬† One reason so many dogs beg is, because¬†dogs overpower us with those big sweet puppy eyes, and we give in and offer them some of whatever we’re eating. Those puppy powers of persuasion are undeniably […]

Treatment for Obese Dogs

If your dog needs to lose weight, or you just want to maintain his healthy weight, you may want to work with your vet to develop a weight management program. Your program will consist mainly of a structured diet and an exercise plan. When I was working with my dog, Sadie, to lose weight, I […]

Health Risks for Overweight Dogs

Fat Dog

Overweight dogs can experience a myriad of medical problems, which could be avoided by maintaining a healthy weight. These health problems can drastically shorten your dogs life. Here is a list of some health problems related to canine obesity: Breathing Problems Respiratory difficulties due to excess fat around the muscles of the heart rob the […]