shella677 wrote:I guess I could give her green beans every couple days or so, oh and I've tried carrots, she won't eat them, although Ace loves em.
I've thought about cutting back her food but I feel bad, 2 cups is not a lot. To me that seems border line starving :roll: , espically for a 100 lb dog But if everyone else thinks it would be ok to cut her back to maybe 1 1/2 cups, I can try it and see how she does.
Edit- I just now saw the Overweight Sticky Sorry.
pocketpit wrote:Have you had her thyroid tested? If not I would do it just in case she has a bit of an imbalance. Hypothyroid dogs have a harder time losing weight if they are not medicated.
I know 2 cups seems borderine abusive, but some dogs just naturally have slower metabolisms. I had a Brittany mix that was 32lbs at a good weight. In order to maintain that weight I could only feed him a 1/4cup of food a day and a few snacks.
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