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Alarming Pet Obesity Facts

Alarming Pet Obesity Facts

We started SlimDoggy about 18 months ago with the mission to raise awareness to the growing problem of pet obesity. The statistics on pet obesity are staggering. Over 53% of dogs and 57% of cats are overweight. We talk a lot about exercise and how it improves your dogs quality of life, and their lif... »

How to Choose the Right Pet for You & Your Family

How to Choose the Right Pet for You & Your Family

Planning on getting a pet? How do you choose the right pet for your family? Here’s some tips from SlimDoggy:     How to Choose the Right Pet for You & Your Family — powered by ehow   »

A Guide to Helping Your Older Dog Live a Longer Life

A Guide to Helping Your Older Dog Live a Longer Life

Do you have senior dog? Helping them live a longer life is a priority. We’ve had five seniors in our life in recent years and have learned much about keeping them happy and healthy as long as we can. We share some tips in our eHow video.   A Complete Guide to Helping Your Older Dog Live a... »

A List of Must-Needs When You’re Buying a Dog

A List of Must-Needs When You’re Buying a Dog

Thinking about getting a dog? Hopefully visiting a shelter or calling a rescue is your first idea. But once you’ve got the dog, what do you need to keep them fit, healthy, well-rested and well-fed? We offer some suggestions in another of our eHow video series.     A List of Must-Need... »

How to Save on Your Dog’s Pet Food Budget

How to Save on Your Dog’s Pet Food Budget

Do you know how much you spend on your pet’s food? Have you ever added it all up for a year? One of the biggest issues we have with pet owners is overfeeding. Overfeeding not only leads to obesity, but you are wasting money. We provide some tips for saving $$ on your pet food budget in our lat... »

Five Tips to Keep Your Pet in Tip Top Shape

Five Tips to Keep Your Pet in Tip Top Shape

Summer is here, no more excuses about bad weather preventing you from getting out with your dogs and getting some exercise. Here’s five simple tips for helping you get your dog in shape…and yourself too!     Five Tips to Keep Your Pet in Tip Top Shape — powered by ehow »

How to Keep Your Pets From Overheating in the Summer

How to Keep Your Pets From Overheating in the Summer

Summer is almost here and time for some tips on keeping your dog cool during the summer months, while still getting enough exercise in to keep them fit and healthy. Our eHow video has some great tips: How to Keep Your Pets From Overheating in the Summer — powered by ehow »

Why Labs Make Great Pets

Why Labs Make Great Pets

Why are Labrador Retrievers such popular pets? We talk about a few of the reasons in this eHow video:   Why Do Black Labs Make Great Pets? — powered by ehow   »

SlimDoggy on eHow – How to Walk Your Dog Using a Treadmill

SlimDoggy on eHow – How to Walk Your Dog Using a Treadmill

For many dog owners, a dog treadmill can be a great tool to help keep their pet fit and healthy. Treadmills allow you to exercise your dog even if: The weather is too cold or rainy It is too dark outside before or after work If you have an injury and can’t run with your dog If you need to stay... »

SlimDoggy on eHow – How Much Do You Feed a Puppy?

We did a series of videos on dogs for eHow.com.  In this one, we answer the question: “How much to feed a puppy”. (yes, we paraphrased the exact question that eHow wanted us to answer, but ours is more general).   Rarely will you see a fat puppy.  This is because their metabolism is... »