38-pound dachshund drops more than half its weight to get healthy

An obese dachshund went from a jumbo sausage to a Slim Jim.

Eight months ago, Fat Vincent was a whopping 38 pounds. Now he's just 17 pounds!

His owner passed away and an animal rescue group stepped in, putting Vincent on a diet and getting him to exercise - that included water aerobics and walks.

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He needs to lose a pound and a half more to reach his goal weight. Then he'll be ready for adoption!

Vincent before his amazing weight loss

Vincent before his amazing weight loss


Vincent after his amazing weight loss

Vincent after his amazing weight loss



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