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A Fitness Club For Pets Helped These Overweight Dogs Become Their Healthiest Self

Look how happy they look!

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It's easy for pets to pile on the pounds, especially if they're being fed a lot and not exercising as often as they need.

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To tackle pet obesity, a charity in the UK is helping overweight pets shed the pounds by putting them on a six-month diet and exercise program, Pet Fit Club.

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With the support of vets and nurses, overweight pooches are helped back into shape.

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Some of the dogs would enjoy eating treats, such as Sunday roasts, pizza, and even cereal.

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Many of the owners say their pups would get breathless easily and rarely exercise.

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But now look at these dogs!

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Look how happy Duke the Labrador looks six months later!

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Rossalyn Warren is a senior reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Rossalyn Warren at rossalyn.warren@buzzfeed.com.

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