Posts Categorized: Pet obesity

WORKING OVERTIME TO HELP OVERWEIGHT PETS

Posted by & filed under Caroline Chang, Dr Donna Spector, Natural Pet Food, Pet Health, Pet Nutrition, Pet obesity.

Pet Product News recently reported on the current trend in our country of overweight pets. They mention Halo natural pet food in the article: “Though not labeled as being for weight loss, many of Tampa, Fla.-based Halo, Purely for Pets’ natural pet food offerings meet the Association of American Feed Control Officials’ “light” criteria.” Thank […]

TRACIE HOTCHNER: XENA THE (HALO HEALTHY WEIGHT CHALLENGE) SUPERSTAR!

Posted by & filed under Dr Donna Spector, Natural Dog Food, Pet Health, Pet Nutrition, Pet obesity, Tracie Hotchner.

When we welcomed a darling little Pomeranian named Xena into our challenge she was not an obese doggy – just a chubby one. Luckily, her people John and Pam knew that they had let her tip the scales in the wrong direction with too many treats but they had not been able to figure out […]

TRACIE HOTCHNER: CANINE “SURVIVAL” TIPS FOR (VERY) COLD WINTER WEATHER

Posted by & filed under Guest Blogger, Pet Books, Pet Health, Pet Nutrition, Pet obesity, Podcasts, Talk Radio, Tracie Hotchner.

We’ve been having some bitter cold days recently in parts of the country and there are a number of things you can do to keep your dog comfortable – and safe – outdoors. Do not assume they have the “common sense” to come indoors when they begin to get hypothermia or frostbite on their ears […]

AMAZING BEFORE AND AFTER PHOTOS—HALO HEALTHY WEIGHT CHALLENGE—OUR 5TH SUCCESSFUL PARTICIPANT!

Posted by & filed under Dr Donna Spector, Healthy Dog Food, Natural Dog Food, Pet Health, Pet Nutrition, Pet obesity.

If you like good before and after photos then you are going to love Xena’s! Xena is a 7 year old spayed female Pomeranian and our 5th successful participant in the Halo Healthy Weight Challenge program! Xena’s owners were desperate to get her to lose weight—their veterinarian had warned them of the health dangers of […]

TRACIE HOTCHNER: FAT DOGS DIE YOUNGER

Posted by & filed under Guest Blogger, Natural Pet Food, Pet Health, Pet Nutrition, Pet obesity, Podcasts, Talk Radio, Tracie Hotchner.

If you’re honest, you’ll probably admit that your beloved Labrador Retriever is overweight, right? If you had to guess you’d say she’s maybe 5 or 10 lbs. overweight? But you probably don’t think it’s such a big deal – she’s happy and what else matters, right? Wrong! Maybe you think I’m being over-dramatic when I […]