Overweight Dog? 5 Tips to Help Your Dog Lose Weight

Unfortunately, there is an epidemic of overweight dogs in America. Being overweight can cause life-threatening health problems for dogs. An overweight dog is more likely to develop diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, cancer, and more. Therefore, keeping your dog at an ideal body weight is important for a long, healthy life. Just like in humans, an overweight dog is more likely to die earlier than a dog that is not overweight. So, how do you help your dog lose weight? Well for most dogs (and people), it starts with recognizing this important formula:

Weight loss starts when calories consumed are less than calories burned

Here are 5 tips that apply this formula and will help your dog lose weight. Continue reading