Tag Archives: healthy

Yeah, I work out

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“Tug of war on an exercise mat… that’s why you put it down right?” – Chase

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“You were using the bowflex and not playing with me… I got bored.” – Chase

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Wordless Wednesday #4

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Help?! Weight loss for dogs!

As some of you may have noticed, I’ve been trying to get Chase to lose weight. It’s been a tough road! He has actually GAINED weight while on diet/exercise plans.

We have tried a number of different diet changes: special weight loss food, wet food only, mashed up veggies and our current attempt is measured food (grain free). Many of you will say, what do you mean that’s new, I always measure food. I never measured his dry food because he never ate it! 😉 He hated dry food so him over-eating was never a concern!

Here are Chase’s pictures from September before he started on grain free food

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It’s been about a month on measured food (2 feedings, once in the morning and once at supper). I hope this works! Fingers crossed! I like to wait at least 3 months before checking his weight to ensure that I gave it enough time to work.

It’s hard right now exercise wise, the weather is -30 C so going on walks and playing outside is not an option! But, we play inside as much as possible!

If this does not work, I have no idea what to do from here…

Any suggestions???? I would love to hear from you guys 🙂