This Challenge ended 2 years ago

About this Challenge:

This is a challenge for dog owners, dog walkers, and any one who wants an excuse to borrow a dog!

Final Challenge Progress Results

erica96 Total Progress: 7.79 %  (Down 19.0 lb)
dibervillegirl Total Progress: 4.47 %  (Down 9.6 lb)
theshrinkingangeles Total Progress: 4.35 %  (Down 12.0 lb)
dare4liberty Total Progress: 4.30 %  (Down 4.2 lb)
Jillany Total Progress: 4.14 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
storms226 Total Progress: 4.10 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
Rubie-sue Total Progress: 4.09 %  (Down 10.2 lb)
joogie Total Progress: 3.61 %  (Down 6.7 lb)
Emilgirl Total Progress: 3.21 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
Belreina Total Progress: 2.96 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Alestock Total Progress: 1.76 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
LLC Total Progress: 1.35 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
jennys1 Total Progress: 1.24 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
KendraA Total Progress: 0.62 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
allieree Total Progress: 0.28 %  (Down 0.5 lb)
Sasha1234 Total Progress: 0.27 %  (Down 0.5 lb)
Rclak Total Progress: 0.56 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
BriannaBean Total Progress: 0.59 %  (Up 0.8 lb)
Tammi Reuter Total Progress: 0.63 %  (Up 1.2 lb)
dw73 Total Progress: 1.28 %  (Up 2.5 lb)
c jay Total Progress: 2.07 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
Hillarie Total Progress: 3.04 %  (Up 7.0 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Weeks 1 to 3

3 20 minute walks, 1 10 minute tug of war or ball chase, add a glass of water to each meal

Guidelines:
Take your dog for a 20 minute walk at least 3 times this week. Make sure it's not too hot!! Make a special trip to the dog park if you don't have a yard and throw a ball for at lest 10 minutes. Make sure you alternate arms! Add a glass of water to your meals and give your pooch a fresh bowl of water with his meals. It will help with digestion and make you feel full faster!
80% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 07 Jul 12 by theshrinkingangeles
"My dog doesn't want to walk on the asphalt or concrete in this weather ..."


Weeks 4 to 6

Add 2 more walks this week! Continue once a week play date; add a glass of water before bed.

Guidelines:
You and your pal should work towards 5 20 minute walks this week and one play day. You will increase your bound with your pal while both of you get healthier and happier! Continue to add a glass of water to each meal and dink a full glass before bed. Make sure fido is getting fresh water a couple times a day as well!
77% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Weeks 7 to 8

Take a Hike!

Guidelines:
Continue with the 5 20 minute walks a week, one 10 minute play date, water with each meal and before before bed. Add a hike to your week! Make a special trip to a park with lots of trails for you and your pooch to explore. Walk a trail that is at least a 2 mile loop and marvel in mother nature! Your best friend will appreciate the new scenery and you will appreciate your dedication to walking with your best friend!
100% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 22 Aug 12 by allieree
"need to stay away from all sweets!!!!"


Latest Challenge Posts

Not impossible, just hard. ;)
It is hard to get ourselves motivated, that's why I designed this challenge. It's not intense or strict and our workout buddy is built in. I missed walks last week due to the temps being over ...
by jocib on 10 Jul 12 06:35 PM
Sometimes Impossible
You would think it would be really easy to take 20 minutes out of your day to go walk the dog, but it's not. I was suppose to start this yesterday and when i got home from work I wasn't feeling ...
by dw73 on 03 Jul 12 04:35 PM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Monday 24 September 2012.

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Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 23 Sep 12
duration: 12 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 44
privacy: Public
administrators: jocib
created: 18 June 2012

All Mini-challenges:

1. 3 20 minute walks, 1 10 minute tug of war or ball chase, add a glass of water to each meal ( weeks 1 to 3 )
2. Add 2 more walks this week! Continue once a week play date; add a glass of water before bed. ( weeks 4 to 6 )
3. Take a Hike! ( weeks 7 to 8 )
4. Make a daily walk with your pal routine! ( weeks 9 to 12 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 12:

All Participants 0.96 %  (Down 81.1 lb)

Week 11:

All Participants 0.87 %  (Down 73.4 lb)

Week 10:

All Participants 0.91 %  (Down 76.7 lb)

Week 9:

All Participants 0.92 %  (Down 77.5 lb)

Week 8:

All Participants 0.84 %  (Down 70.6 lb)

Week 7:

All Participants 0.77 %  (Down 65.1 lb)

Week 6:

All Participants 0.76 %  (Down 63.9 lb)

Week 5:

All Participants 0.65 %  (Down 55.0 lb)

Week 4:

All Participants 0.44 %  (Down 37.0 lb)

Week 3:

All Participants 0.38 %  (Down 31.9 lb)

Week 2:

All Participants 0.28 %  (Down 23.8 lb)

Week 1:

All Participants 0.06 %  (Down 5.4 lb)

Latest Photos



Dexter loves the downhill part of our 2 mile walk!
by BriannaBean
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Callie - Locked and Loaded - Ready to Walk!
by 77SUDelta
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