TITLE

INSPIRING WEIGHT-LOSS Look, I'm 'arf' my size!

PUB. DATE
December 2014
SOURCE
Woman's Day (Australia Edition);12/29/2014, Vol. 28 Issue 52, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the successful weight loss of morbidly obese dachshund named Obie, known as the world's fattest sausage dog, through assistance from former veterinary technician Nora Vanatta. Topics explored include the previous use of a customized harness by Obie to help him carry his weight, the total weight lost by Obie by complying to a strict diet and exercise regimen, and the statement issued by Vanatta regarding the importance of a healthy lifestyle to pets.
ACCESSION #
100291942

 

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