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10 Ways to Help Your Cat Lose Weight in 2013

Garfield may make fat cats look cute, but the problems that arise from feline obesity are far from funny. Extra pounds on your pussycat can cause feline diabetes, arthritis, breathing difficulties and heart disease. Sadly, feline obesity is on the rise in the United States. According to a survey conducted by the Association for…

Hill's Science Diet When "The Biggest Loser" host and "Days of Our Lives" star Alison Sweeney's 5-year-old Boston terrier, Winky, started to slow down, she knew is wasn't just her pet's age catching up to her. "Winky has a huge personality and is a ton of fun to be with," Sweeney says. "She started slowing down and wasn't as high energy as she used to be. We knew something was up." A Trip to the Vet That something was Winky's weight. After visiting the vet, Sweeney and her son, Ben, learned that Winky needed to lose several pounds to return to her energetic self. Knowledgeable about what it takes to lose weight from her time hosting "The Biggest Loser," Sweeney and her husband, Dave San...

IslesPunkFan, Flickr The Wii game system has been a major success for Nintendo in part because it's easy for just about anyone to use. So easy, in fact, that even your family pet can get in on the fun! The Wii's popular "Wii Fit Plus" fitness game allows us humans to play body-toning games and track our weight , (weight loss, hopefully), all from our living-room TVs. But because the game includes a cat-and-dog-friendly "Pet Stats" feature, I wondered exactly how our pets are supposed to get involved. For those not familiar, the Wii Fit Plus game and the included pressure-sensitive Wii Balance Board are the latest tools in the Ninendo Wii game console's active-play phenomenon. After you cr...