It is well documented that walking can give us humans lots of benefits, like improved cardiovascular fitness, stronger muscles and reduced stress levels; and all these apply to our pets too.
Studies have shown that for overweight people/dogs, a 30-minute
walk, three times per week can reduce blood pressure, increase energy, improve
sense of well-being, and lower your weight by 5% and your dogs’ by 15%.
Here are 7 reasons you and your dog can benefit from daily walks.
Helps with Weight Control.
I’m sure I don’t need to remind you that the holidays are just around the corner and that means extra indulging – for you and your pet. Regular walks can help keep those extra pounds away for year-long health. Obesity in pets is associated with a number of serious medical problems, including osteoarthritis and cardiovascular disease. In addition to adjusting…
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