How to Get My Dog to Lose Weight?

Talk to Your Vet

They can help you assess your dog's weight and create a safe and effective weight loss plan.

Reduce Your Dog's Food Intake

You can do this by reducing the amount of food you give them or switching to a lower-calorie diet.

Increase Your Dog's Exercise

Aim for at least 30 minutes of exercise per day.

Be Patient and Consisten

Be patient and consistent with their diet and exercise plan, and they will eventually reach their healthy weight.

Avoid These Common Mistakes

Don't let them get too much exercise too soon.


Reward your dog for their progress, even small ones.

Don't Give Up!

It's normal for your dog to have setbacks along the way.

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