Tips to Help Your Pet Get Fit

Tips to Help Your Pet Get Fit

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KEEPING YOUR PET ACTIVE IS EASIER THAN YOU THINK! THERE ARE MANY FUN, EASY AND QUICK WAYS TO HELP KEEP YOUR PET FIT AND HAPPY. WE HAVE A FEW FUN ACTIVITIES FOR YOU TO TRY. REMEMBER, GETTING YOUR PET MOVING IS REALLY THE KEY.

We have a few fun activities for you to try.

Turn stairs into an aerobic machine
Get your pet moving by placing a treat at the top of the stairs and have them race to get it.
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Toys, toys, toys
Try Kong balls or exercise balls, placing treats inside, or feeding mazes to get your pets exercising.
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Jazz up basic commands
Teach doggie pushups (a fast series of sitdowns) and doggie jumping jacks (a fast series of paws-up jumps and downs).
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Schedule three pet play times each week
Activities can include a friendly game of tag with your dog or toss a toy in a paper bag and have your cat capture the "prey".
Cat trees offer a great place to stay, climb & hide
Place a cat tree near a window looking onto a yard to keep your cat entertained for hours.
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Walk your dog everyday
Take a 30 minute stroll with your dog including visits to doggie parks.
Tips to help get your pet fit PDF
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