Is my dog's weight about right?
Hill's (the Dog Food company) have a very handy dog condition score pamphlet that we have been giving out at our member induction sessions. However, Hill's no longer are giving out the hard copies. They have sent us a soft copy which is now included on our 'Dog Issues' page via a button............
It is worth having a look at. The table gives you an idea of what weight to aim for if your dog is overweight.
Overweight dogs get more arthritis and joint problems, other health problems like heart disease and diabetes, and do not live as long as they might if they were in the healthy weight range.