#PerfectWeight – Being in the Driver’s Seat

This post is sponsored by Hill’s. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about Hill’s® Science Diet® Perfect Weight 10 Week Turnaround, but WagsAhoy.com only shares information we feel is relevant to our readers. Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc. is not responsible for the content of this article.

In case you missed it, make sure to check out our last post sponsored by Hill’s Science Diet where we talked about establishing habits and routines in order to maintain weight and overall health for your pet.


Did you know that 50% of pets are technically overweight? Surprising, huh?

The objective of the 10 Week Turnaround campaign (#PerfectWeight) is to educate parents about the importance of healthy weight for their pets.


Today we are going to share the story of a friend of ours who took the challenge and is well on her way to her perfect weight after 10 weeks of eating Hill’s Diet’s Perfect Weight formula.

Zero already lost 6 pounds from her 10 weeks, well on her way to her goal of 20 pounds of weight loss! Check out the rest of her story here.

The struggle is real for overweight pets:

20150509_154746We told you in a previous post about how Gilligan has realized some pretty great weight loss himself, going from a maximum of 15 pounds down to just 12.9 pounds! That said, 12.9 was in fact a little too slim, so he has seen some increased treats since then, and is now starting to look just right for the spring, and beyond. Remember:

  • Starting is the hardest part of a new routine. Be strong!
  • Be consistent, and stick with your routine!
  • Maintain feeding times, on time, and keep exercise consistent.
  • Monitor your pet’s weight against the amount of food you feed for meals and treats. Make small adjustments if you see the weight moving in a direction that you’re not going for. Use a measuring cup for feeding so you can keep portions under control.


“Yeah… it is probably for the best that the humans refuse to share their nachos with me… don’t want to ruin my perfect sausage link figure!”

Need a little help kick starting your pet’s weight loss? Hill’s Science Diet has a sweepstakes going on where you can enter to win 10 Weeks of Perfect Weight! Prizes are given away on a bi-weekly schedule, so if you didn’t win last time, now is your chance to try again!

Enter the sweepstakes today for your chance to win – click here!*

*Don’t forget to read the full terms and conditions of the sweepstakes entry.


Hill’s Science Diet Perfect Weight dog food now comes in a new variety that’s specially formulated to achieve and maintain a healthy weight and improve quality of life in small and toy breed dogs (which make up 40% of the dog population). It features prebiotic fibers for gentle digestion and 100% balanced nutrition.

70% of dogs and cats who used Science Diet Perfect Weight lost weight within 10 weeks!

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3 thoughts on “#PerfectWeight – Being in the Driver’s Seat

    1. Yap! My Mama and Papa/writer are away for this “honeymoon” thing, both got new jobs and starting school programs. I have been collecting lots of photos and stories to catch everyone up but waiting on that human to help me publish it all. More to come!

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