Calculating Your Dog's Ideal Weight

Consult a breed weight chart to get a general ideal weight range based on your dog's breed and size.

Use Breed Chart

Assess your dog's body condition score on a 5 point scale to evaluate if they are under or over weight.

Body Condition 

Use an online dog weight calculator for a more precise ideal weight based on metrics like length, chest, and neck.

Weight Calculator

Weigh your dog routinely to monitor if their weight is remaining stable and ideal.

Weigh Regularly  

If needed, adjust your dog's food type or portions to achieve their healthy target weight.

Adjust Food  

Ensure your dog gets adequate exercise to maintain fitness and help reach a healthy weight.

Exercise Needs

Consult your vet to determine if there are any health issues impacting your dog's weight.

Vet Advice

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