World Lifestyle
| July 18th, 2013

Take Your Dog to the Gym

At Zoom Room Dog Training, it’s not just the pets that are left panting.

World Lifestyle

Reporter Rachel Marlowe checks out Zoom Room’s Canine Cross-Training® class and learns that owners and dogs both get quite the workout.

The hour-long classes are limited to six dogs and their owners, and, as with many fitness studios, can be booked online using the MindBody reservation system. After a warm-up, 60 second-bursts of cardio, including hurdles and hopscotch with your pet, are interspersed with puppy sit-ups (the dog sits at your feet and spots while you crunch), lunges, push-ups and squats. Sessions finish with stretching (not something dogs seem to need instruction in—downward dog anyone?) and massage.

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