LIVELINES: PET CALLS

Finding the right motivation to lose weight is no easy task, but what if you could find a partner who would always encourage you and provide a unique type of support?

Dr. Jim Hammon was our guest. He gave the following tips and advice.

-pets who carry too many pounds suffer from problems such as arthritis.

-people with dogs walk almost twice as much.

-walking your dog is enjoyable

-work up to running or strenuous exercise with your pet

-get pet examined before beginning new routine

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