Posts tagged "obese dogs"

Shaping Up with Andrea Metcalf on Steve Dale's Pet World

Shaping Up with Andrea Metcalf on Steve Dale's Pet World
Andrea Metcalf is Chicago’s fitness guru, and is known all around the country….as Spring is about to be sprung, we’ll talk about how to get you and your pets into shape. According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, just over half of all dogs and nearly 60 percent of cats are overweight or obese.... Read more »

Depressed Unemployed Dogs

Depressed Unemployed Dogs
Many dogs are depressed, ¬†and I believe a ‘doggy psychiatrist’ would call these dogs clinically depressed. The depression isn’t caused by concerns about stock market or that their favorite baseball team isn’t winning, it’s caused greatly by little to do and with little interaction with family members. Often times there are any of or a... Read more »

Guest Blogger: Dr. Sheldon Rubin - Overweight Dogs, Saving Money on Heartworm Preventative

Guest Blogger: Dr. Sheldon Rubin By Dr. Sheldon Rubin Winter is gone and now is the time to get those added pounds off of your pet.  Did you know 40 to 50% of our pets are obese? Sounds like a parallel to us, if you ask me.  Of course, it would be, since obesity in... Read more »
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