DOG FOOD And NUTRITIONSubscriber Only Why Dog Diets Fail How to get serious about helping your pet lose weight once and for all. By estaff - Published: February 19, 2019 0 Print Email Facebook Twitter The reason efforts to slim down an overweight dog often fail is not because of a nutrition problem like too many calories per serving. Rather, most dogs have weight problems because of emotional issues - yours, not theirs. To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber Subscribe Subscribe to Tufts Your Dog Get the next year of Tufts Your Dog for just $20. And access all of our online content - over 1,000 articles - free of charge. Subscribe today and save 44%. It's like getting 5 months FREE! Already Subscribed? Click Here to Sign In | Forgot your password?