Winter Fat

The winter fat away even when dogs not only we humans have fed us the one or two grams too much on the hips in the winter, put in too many dogs in the cold season of weight. The reason is lack of exercise by poor weather conditions in conjunction with high power. To keep the dog healthy, Bertha: must get off the extra pounds. Leipzig, 21 February 2013. What looks perhaps harmless, can cause long-term health damage. Because as humans, obesity in dogs can lead to heart and circulatory problems, joint problems and diabetes. After all, about 28 percent of all dogs are now too thick.

Treats, snacks and too little movement: the owners are mostly blame the pounds: it is difficult many dog owners to set the appropriate amount of food and rewards for their dog. So is it easy to excess supplies. “, says the vet of the Leipziger futalis GmbH Stefanie Schmidt. Also exercise is important for weight loss However dog owners should promise is not too much of it. Especially when the dog is severely overweight, wild ball games hurt the joints rather than that it helps with the weight loss? “Most likely the calorie-reduction movement in the water suitable according to Schmidt: the muscle is strengthened, because due to the resistance of the water makes the body an enormous effort and thus contributing to the fat – and calorie-burning without excessive stress on the joints.” However, an elaborate diet plan is much more important than a sports program. It is important to tune the feed exactly to the needs of the dog. For many dog owners feed more than necessary, vet said from experience know: consistency and discipline must be. Only if the energy supply is reduced, it may cause a weight loss.” Patience is also important: depending on your starting weight, it takes several weeks, until the ideal weight is reached.

Fixed eating times, exactly calculated rewards and healthy movement: With an optimally adjusted diet is with to calculate a weight loss of 1-1.5% per week. And keep out the yo-yo effect must also then be taken on a needs-based diet and adequate exercise. Futalis the futalis GmbH offers dog owners customized feed that is tailored for each order on the individual nutritional needs of the dog. On the basis of nine scientifically-based criteria calculated futalis the exact nutrient needs of a dog and produces a feed with individual recipe. The entire production process is subject to the highest quality standards and has been accredited by the TuV according to the GMP + standard B8. One such customized feed contributes to nutrition-related problems, such as, for example, growth disorders, obesity, urinary stones, to avoid allergies or digestive disorders. The futalis GmbH was founded in November 2011 the vet Stefanie Schmidt and the two entrepreneurs Janes Potthoff and Christian Hetke. You will work closely with the Institute for animal nutrition, Feeding damage and dietetics from the University of Leipzig and farmers of the Association for the German dogs together, to guarantee permanently high quality of forage. Contact: futalis GmbH Katharinenstrasse 17 D-04109 Leipzig Nadine Fasshauer Tel: 0341/3929879-1 fax: 0341/3929879-9 E-mail: Web: press

The Dog

The Dog must develop a strategy with which he comes to the coveted treat. Whether he is now more on the destructive method and rips the Pack into small pieces or approaches in more elegant way to the coveted piece is itself left him. Also washed out yogurt cups offer fun, but somewhat more challenging for your dog. Three cups are placed in a row. The dog sits about half a meter away and watch it, the treat is hidden under one of the cups. Now, it is his task to overturn the right beaker to get the treat. With a bit of practice, each dog will instantly find the right Cup. Subsequently, the cups can be then different colours.

The dog is to find the right color on command. As further increase, there is the possibility to hide the cups outside his field of vision. Or your dog may indeed throw to the right Cup as a sign, that he has found the right but may the treat without you Do not take consent. Home-agility for more mobility from chairs, benches, and chests can be himself in every living room a small course build, which may require the dog mentally. Push through under low chairs, or to jump from a box to the next requires not only skill, but also trust in the people. As well, every serious dog owner can teach his four-legged small feats.

“” On a small stool seat “make or, depending on the size of the dog, also males”. Especially for smaller dogs can prepare themselves a small slalom course of chairs because they then tackle in the zig-zag must. As suitable legs for appropriate size of the dog very well for this. With a little imagination a rainy day for our Wauzi can be in this way as being boring, but a proper fitness day everything else.