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4. Healthy Rewards
High-fiber fruits or vegetables (such as carrots) will fill up a dog's tummy without tacking on pounds.
Many people assume that canned cat food is high in calories, but just the opposite is true. To reward your feline for good behavior, give her 1 teaspoon of her favorite wet food. It's tasty and rich in protein.
If you must give treats, choose the diet kind found in pet stores. Calories are listed on the bag so you won't be tempted to go over your pet's daily ration.