Pup weight loss


Simple tips to help your pup lose some of those holiday pounds!

Feed less. We know it’s hard but with a few changes you can both get through this.

Reduce the daily amount of food by a quarter. So if she normally gets one cup of food, now she gets 3/4 of a cup. You can add some broth or water to her food so she feels like she got a nice big meal.


Exchange those doggie treats for a game of fetch or tug. Usually just your attention can be a huge reward.

When you do feed her a little treat, try to feed a carrot or green beans instead of a high calorie treat.

Exercise more. For a lot of dogs a walk is not enough though it’s a good start.

  • Bring your pup in for doggie day camp a couple times a week.
  • Play fetch with her while you read or watch TV.
  • Arrange a dog play date with a friend.
  • Enroll in a dog class (a fun dog sport like agility or even a manners class).
  • Include your dog in weekend activities, instead of her sleeping all weekend. Take her to the ball park, go on a trail walk, keep her engaged in some activity.
  • Teach your dog a few games like hide and seek (human or a toy can hide), the recall game (two family member stand apart and call the dog back and forth), fetch, etc.
Dog Looking At International Pet Shipping
January 30, 2023
10 Steps to Prepare Your Pet For International Shipping : Part 2
August 22, 2022
10 Ways To Prepare for International Pet Shipping: Part 1
dog in hawaii
March 29, 2022
FAQ: Traveling with your Pet to Hawaii


See some of our more popular locations below!