Nora Vanatta wasn’t seeking fame when she adopted a 70 pound dachshund. But that’s exactly what she got when Obie the Obese Dashchund became one of the best known dogs in internet history. Millions followed Obie’s struggle to lose over 50 pounds and become a healthy, happy dog again.
Nora may have succeeded at that goal, but her work isn’t done as now she works to spread awareness of obesity. Countless people — and dogs — have been motivated to make a change thanks to Obie.
Watch to hear more about their journey and find out about Obie’s plans for the future. Watch Here —->
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You probably don’t see them. You may not even know they exist. But if you’ve attended a sporting event, the speech of a prominent public figure, or visited a public building, chances as a bomb dog has been there to inspect it prior to your arrival. They could have even saved your life.