Wednesday: November 11, 2009
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
NORTHGATE ANIMAL HOSPITAL