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    A pet's weight is important because it can be an indicator of other health problems. Your vet can tell you your pet's ideal weight and help with putting your pet on a diet. Being overweight can lead to heart problems, diabetes, and other pet health concerns. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how to keep you pet at a healthy weight, how pet diets work, and much more.

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    If your dog becomes overweight or obese, he may be at risk for serious health threats. WebMD helps you create a doggie diet for weight loss and good nutrition.

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