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Hi everybuddy. Wally here. Over the past few weeks, we’ve told you about how excess weight in cats and dogs is a big problem these days. Over 50% of cats and dogs are overweight. Being overweight can impact our overall health and wellness, and can lead to health issues like diabetes, respiratory and digestive conditions, heart disease and arthritis. I know you all want to avoid those things if you can.
We also shared with you about how having a healthy routine can help get you to and keep you at your perfect weight. But having a healthy routine won’t help unless it’s followed consistently. Consistency is key to keeping you healthy. That means staying on schedule so you know you’re getting exactly what you need.
Here are some tips to help you and your human keep your healthy routine consistent:
Consistent playtime is important to your overall health. Your human should set time aside every day to play with you. Playtime not only provides you with the much exercise to get you to and keep you at your perfect weight, it’s a great way for you to bond with your human.
Playtime also should include thinking games to keep your brain engaged. One way to do this is with puzzle toys. The mom adds a few treats in our puzzle toy to get our interest. But don’t forget…if you get treats during playtime, those treats should be considered part of your overall food intake.
Consistent Feeding Times
Being fed at the same times every day helps keep you at your perfect weight. We eat pretty much at the same times every day…morning and evening…and we get a snack before bedtime to hold us over until morning.
Measure Food Consistently
Your human should consistently measure your food out at every meal so that you’re only getting the amount of food you actually need. If more than one of your humans feed you, everyone needs to understand the amount of food you should get and stick to it. And it shouldn’t be just a random scoop…but a carefully measured amount so that you aren’t getting too much or too little.
The mom uses measuring cups to measure out our dry foods. And she’s careful about measuring out our canned foods as well.
Not sure what the right amount of food is for you? Your human should start with the feeding guidelines on the can or bag and adjust as needed. Your level of activity should be considered, too. If you’re more active, like in the summer, you may need more food.
Consistently Feed a Proper Diet
One of the best things to help keep you healthy is to be consistently fed a proper diet designed for your age and size. And if you’re looking for a food to help you lose some weight, Hill’s® Science Diet® Perfect Weight cat and dog foods provide you with the proper nutrition formulated to help you achieve a healthy weight and improve your quality of life. The #1 ingredient in Hill’s® Science Diet® Perfect Weight cat food is chicken along with other natural ingredients including prebiotic fibers for gentle digestion. It’s 100% precisely balanced nutrition and is ideal for multi-cat homes.
Hill’s® Science Diet® Perfect Weight is available in both dry and canned versions. A new Small and Toy Breed dog formula was recently introduced. You can find Hill’s® Science Diet® Perfect Weight at your vet, favorite pet store or online pet stores like Pet360.
Along with the Science Diet® Perfect Weight, Hill’s has developed a 10 Week Turnaround calendar to help you stay consistent with feedings and playtimes. You can get your own printable version of this calendar by clicking HERE.
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I hope these tips help you stay consistent with your healthy routine. Consistency is key to getting you to and keeping you at your perfect weight…and a more healthier you!
And a Healthy Pet = a Happy Pet!