Health and Nutrition

Health and Nutrition

How to keep your dog happy and healthy

Keeping your dog in good shape

Do you have an overweight dog?

Just like us, it’s not hard for dogs to put on a few extra pounds, especially as they get older and exercise less.
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Exercising to stay healthy and dog exercise

Dog exercises help your dog control their weight and reach their ideal body condition, build energy, and maintain a strong cardiovascular and immune system. And if you join in, you’ll get all those health benefits too!
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Keeping your dog fit and healthy

Every vet will tell you that prevention is better than cure. So in addition to a nutritious, balanced diet, you can make sure your puppy thrives by providing regular exercise and veterinary check-ups and effective dental care.
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Healthy dog weight and the ideal body condition

You love your dog just the way they are, so you probably won’t worry too much if they seem to put on just a few extra pounds. But from a health point of view, size really does matter!
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Dog sport and exercise for your dog

Even if you walk different routes with your dog every day, or you both love visiting the park and playing games, you might sometimes feel like you need to add some variety to your routine.
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Assessing your dog's weight and body condition

You know your dog is unique, but did you know this extends to the way they process the nutrients and energy in their food?
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Playing with your dog

Playing with your energetic dog is an invaluable part of your relationship with them and what’s more, playing together on a daily basis helps both of you stay physically and emotionally healthy – what more excuse do you need?
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Weight control case studies and a good dog food diet

At Purina, we asked for two people to share their pets’ weight management journeys with us. Read their diaries and find out how their dogs’ health changed – and get inspired to put your pet on the road to fitness!
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