The videos, available under the "Training Room" tab at www.petfit.com , were compiled in order to combat the reported 54 million pets that are overweight, according to the introduction video. The videos feature personal trainer and dog owner Gunnar Peterson.
Hill's also promotes their Science Diet and Prescription Diet on the website to aid weight loss, tapping into the diet petfood market that annually rakes in an approximated US $13 billion.
New shelter data casts doubt on whether the pet population and pet ownership are truly growing.
While the pandemic caused unprecedented suffering worldwide in 2020, the disruptions to dogs, cats and other pets adoption numbers may normalize in 2021.