Dog Fight Over Obie, the Dieting Dachshund

This is such a sad story I just had to re-post it so others could see the consequences of over feeding a pet…I had to cut back on feeding table scraps to my lil dachshund because I would never want her turning out like this…….my heart goes out to Obie……

Nov 4, 2012 4:45 AM EST

 Who owns an animal? An Oregon judge was forced to answer that question this week in a fight over an obese wiener dog named Obie. Winston Ross reports from the courthouse.

HILLSBORO, Ore.—There were no dogs in Washington County Circuit Court Judge D. Charles Bailey’s courtroom on Monday morning, just people. People arguing about dogs. One very fat wiener dog, in particular. A dog named Obie.

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What brought this collection of attorneys and clients to this court on Monday is the same thing that had television crews battling Continue reading