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Hammer weighs in on the scale.


Doggy fat camp combats pet obesity

by Alison Burdo
Aug 02, 2012


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Dasty exercises in the pool at Integrative Pet Care.

The number of obese pets is rising in the U.S.  But animal clinics are offering new programs to help the family dog lose weight and stay healthy.  Alison Burdo visits one Logan Square veterinarian's office to find out more.