How to Determine Ideal Weight in a Dog (Thin, Ideal, Obese)

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Refer this chart for determining ideal weight for dogs.  The waist and fat cover located over the ribs and pelvis, in particular, are the best way to determine status:


Fat, skinny, and perfect dog weight

Watch the video for more detail on determining a dog's (and cat's) body condition score:

 

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