I have always thought that Lola is the best personal trainer I have ever had. Even if I don’t feel like going for a run or a walk I know she needs her everyday exercise and that makes me get up. That’s the responsibility I got when I decided to have a dog. I always hear that children need or want a dog as a way to learn to be responsible and I rarely see this. Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign can also be an opportunity for all family members to stay fit in an inexpensive activity. Children spend an average of 7 hours per day in front of computers, TV, cell phones and entertainment devices and leaving their dogs neglected and deprived of their everyday exercise. After 24 - 44% of dogs in America are obese. You can read more about dog's obesity and health at the VetBalance’s site.