The Lean Dog Squad Five step canine weight-loss programme

The Lean Dog Squad <span>Five step canine weight-loss programme</span>

Have you been wondering...

…whether your dog is cute and cuddly, or a little bit overweight?

Perhaps you’ve been watching your fur friend’s vitality slowly diminish, notice them become grumpy and less sociable, struggle to keep up on walks, or gradually lose their zest for life.

Are you wondering whether carrying a few extra pounds is preventing your dog from living their best life?


Maybe you are just contemplating your dog’s weight, but you’re not sure how to tell if your dog is overweight.

Whatever your dog’s weight related dilemma
You are in exactly the right place!

ProDog - Lean Dog Squad
ProDog - Lean Dog Squad

Welcome ToThe Lean Dog Squad

A FREE 12 week, online programme for dog owners who are committed to helping their dog shed those excess pounds, and develop a physique the neighbourhood dogs will envy.

Feeding a fresh natural diet provides countless benefits to a dog’s health and happiness— including effective weight management.

Read more about the Benefits of raw feeding.

Our Lean Dog Squad programme combines a BARF (biologically appropriate raw feeding) diet, with a five step plan designed to help your dog become a trim, healthy, happy hound

In this FREE 12 week, diet and lifestyle optimisation programme for dogs, you will:

  • Learn the 5 steps to weight loss
  • Understand the things that can impact a dog’s weight
  • Develop a weight loss plan specific to your dog’s needs
  • Have a squad to cheer you and your dog on towards their weight-loss goals


  • A weight loss webinar workshop
  • A 1-1 call with our experts
  • Weekly support sessions via zoom (during January, and monthly thereafter)
  • Private lean dog squad Facebook group
  • You’ll also be in with a chance to win weekly ProDog prizes.
ProDog - Lean Dog Squad

Meet Our Experts

Dr Nick Thompson - The Holistic Vet

Dr Nick Thompson

The Holistic Vet

Nick has dedicated his veterinary career to educating pet owners about the immense health benefits that a biologically appropriate diet can provide. As a passionate advocate for holistic health treatment for pets, Nick is looking forward to helping your dogs to shed those unwanted pounds and get back to living life to the fullest.

Alison Frost - ProDog Raw Senior Nutritional Advisor

Alison Frost

ProDog Raw Senior Nutritional Advisor

Alison has championed raw feeding and natural health care for dogs for nearly 20 years. She loves the opportunity to support dog owners in making the switch from processed pet foods to quality, natural diets. Alison is looking forward to meeting new ‘Lean Dog Squad’ members, and eager to help you navigate the path to a fitter, healthier and happier dog.

The lean dog squad is for you if

  1. You have a desire to help your dog lose weight
  2. You are willing to switch your dog to a ProDog raw diet (unique offers available to Lean Dog Squad members)
  3. You are committed to help your dog get more exercise
  4. You can dedicate 1 hr per week to an online zoom session
  5. You are willing to take your dog for a vet health check prior to beginning the programme or can confirm a vet health check has been conducted within the last 3 months

It is not for you if

  1. You want to continue feeding a processed dog food diet
  2. Want a quick fix
  3. Your dog has ‘highly complex’ health issues (if you are unsure contact us today to check)

Why ditch the dry dog food?

Vizsla dog who likes his raw dog food bundles

Where To Start

Step 1

Determine if your dog is overweight?

Watch the video below and learn how to tell if our dog is carrying some excess weight

YouTube video

Step 2

Submit your application by completing the online questionnaire below

Step 3

If you are chosen for one of the limited places one of our Senior Nutritional Advisor (Alison) will contact you to ensure you and your dog have everything you need to get started

Join The Lean Dog Squad

Terms and conditions

Applications to be submitted before January 15th 2023 to be in with a chance to take part.

Programme runs for 12 weeks from Feb 1st 2023.

You must be available to attend weekly online sessions on Thursdays at 6pm – 7pm for the first 4 weeks, and monthly during March and April.

Regrettably we are unable to accept dogs onto the programme with highly complex health issues. Please contact us to discuss their diagnosis if you are unsure.

Once accepted you will receive the full schedule and dates for your diary.

Unfortunately there are limited places available, if you are not chosen to take part this time you will receive our free five step guide to weight loss. We are sorry, but we are unable to provide individual explanations to everyone who is not accepted onto the course.