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Category Archives: Exercise

A Three-Pronged Approach to Getting Your Pup to a Healthy Weight

Pet owners need to take a proactive stance and intervene when they notice their dog is gaining weight. Of course, it’s important to check in with us before making diet or exercise changes for your dog. Here are a few tips to begin a healthy weight loss regimen and…

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Dr. Ryan Talks Canine Obesity On MY BUDDY BUTCH

I recently had the opportunity to talk with Jeff Marginean, author and host of My Buddy Butch, about the recent survey by Pfizer Animal Health’s Veterinarians Against Canine Obesity and some of the important points associated with identifying, treating and managing the disease of obesity. The interview will air on July 21 & 22 on [...]

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Cuyahoga Valley National Park: Great Exercise Opportunities

We’re fortunate in northeast Ohio to have the Cuyahoga Valley National Park in our own back yard. The trails for exercising your dog (and you) are seemingly endless. If you’re going to take advantage of the Park, keep these thoughts in mind.

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Exercising an Elderly Dog

“How much should I exercise my elderly dog?” It’s a very common, and very important question, and we’ll tackle it here!

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How much should I feed my pet?

In order to best answer the question, “How much should I feed my pet?” it is important to provide a good understanding of what makes a healthy body condition. Let’s take a few moments to talk about body condition and why a healthy body condition is vital to your pet’s quality-of-life.

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Dog Parks: a good thing for your dog?

Is the Dog Park a good idea for you and your dog? There’s no right or wrong answer that works for all dogs. “Yes!” for some. “No,” for others. Consider the pros and cons, and go to the dog park with your eyes wide open.

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Exercise and Eating: a combination for healthy living

We’re always interested in passing along practical examples about how you can care for your pets. Here are some great ideas for changing the lifestyle in your home and improving the mental stimulation and quality-of-life for your pets!

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Exercise! Healthy Living for Dogs and Cats

Part of healthy living for our pets means having good exercise. Cuyahoga Falls Veterinary Clinic shares some thoughts about exercise and tips for finding ways to get your pet-friend up and into the game!

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Pampered Pets

Here are two examples of how you can give loving attention to your pet during the warm months outside…

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