Too Busy to Walk the Dog? 2 Tips You Need to Read

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Dr. Andy Roark is a practicing veterinarian in Greenville, SC. He's best known for his popular Facebook page and YouTube show, Cone of Shame. Dr. Roark is great about giving awesome advice that's actually manageable for most pet owners --- plus, he's a seriously funny dude --- so we took one of …
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The Healthiest ‘People Food’ for Your Furry Friends

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The life of a Fit Bottomed Girl isn’t just about taking care of her own body but also the health and welfare of our beloved four-legged companions (hence, Fit Bottomed Pets Week!). It can be overwhelming to try to dissect all of the pet food advice that exists in the world, so we asked some experts …
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Running Wild Giveaway: $100 in Dog Gear for 5 Lucky Readers

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You've got great fit gear for being active, so shouldn't your pup, too? You better believe it! Which is why we've partnered with Kurgo for the second year for our annual Fit Bottomed Pets Week to bring you one heck of an amazing giveaway just for FBG readers and their furry friends! Yep, this …
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Walking With Luck

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Dogs have got it figured out. They don’t run, play and generally move their furry little bodies because they have to. Daily exercise for our canine companions is not a study in tedium or a necessary chore; it’s a thing to celebrate. For my dog Lucky (aka Luck, Lou, Lucky Lou, Lubus, the Lubasonic …
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A Rufftastic Twitter Chat: Get Fit Together With Your Pup — and Win!

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This is a sponsored post brought to you by Purina Pro Plan. For our sponsored post policy, click here. Calling all dog lovers! We have got the Twitter chat for you!   Purina Pro Plan and Fit Bottomed Girls #FitTogetherChat Day: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 Time: 12:30 to 1:30 …
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Waterproof Activity Trackers for You (and Your Little Dog, Too!)

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My freshman year of college at Michigan State, I had a number of early classes ... all on the other side of campus. I hadn't figured out the bus system yet, so I hoofed it. And in the winter, that often meant trudging through snow and slush that had not yet been cleared or salted. So, you know, that …
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Pet Fitness Tips: Our Fave Pet Writers Talk Furry Fitness

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When it comes to pets and fitness, we're not the only ones with tails wagging. Some of my favorite veterinarians and pet bloggers have a lot to say on the topic, too, so I asked them to drop a little of their pet-fitness-tips knowledge on us for Fit Bottomed Pets Week! …
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