3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Support Forum > General chatter > Lighten Up!

Lighten Up! Feeling a little stressed out over your diet? This forum is for you! Laugh a little, relax, and take a load off!

Thread Tools
Old 07-22-2011, 05:43 PM   #1
Senior Member
mom4life's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Texas
Posts: 722

S/C/G: 184/129/130

Height: 5'4.5"

Default what dog did you lose?

I was applying a dry rub on my pork roast the other morning. I was shocked by the heaviness of the dish when I put it back in the fridge. It hit me that the thing weighed 21 lbs. I was thinking "Dang that thing was heavy." Then it hit me that I had lost twice that amount and plus some. From there I started going back to all the dogs we previously owned and I asked my dh what the weight was on a shephard mix dog we had years ago. He said he was around 55-60 lbs. I was to think that I lost that much weight to equal a dog. I mean we can go by tires or whatever but when its up against a living walking life form it's more awe inspiring. LOL!!
Just a thought.
Highest: 184
weight lost since my journey began 2009 ( per 5 lbs):

mom4life is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-2011, 06:05 PM   #2
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Sacramento CA
Posts: 6

S/C/G: 298/242.5/175

Height: 5'4


Wow I never thought of it that way, im only 4 pounds away from losing my Pit Bull!!
Guinnessgirl13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2011, 06:35 PM   #3
Senior Member
JanetG's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 139


In my previous life I was a Veterinary Technician and used to think of my weight loss in dogs all of the time. Weird but true! At the vet clinic I worked at I had to lift dogs up on to a waist high exam table. It was great when I realized I had lost the equvalent of a black lab. But dogs have a way of coming back home and unfortunately I found him again

"Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you" - Emerson

JanetG is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-25-2011, 03:36 AM   #4
snorkelmom's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 54

S/C/G: 305/see ticker/160

Height: 5'6"


I'm just starting.....I'm probably at a fat chihuahua!!
snorkelmom is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-25-2011, 04:38 AM   #5
cortandcooper's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 44

S/C/G: 265/210/125

Height: 5'0"


Only a chihuahua so far (this time), but I have my Australian Shepherd x 2 to lose, and that's a pretty scary thought!
cortandcooper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 12:42 PM   #6
Gotta run!
Aunty Jam's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 923

S/C/G: 210/*ticker*/160

Height: 5'5


I've lost a little more then my siberian huskey cross, Kelly. Her picture is in the pets section if you would like to see. I will eventually lose almost as much as my bc crosses Chase and Snoop.

Put together my husband and I have lost about the same amount as his daughter weighs.
Personal best 5km - 35 minutes - 8/21/10
When choosing between two evils, I always like to pick the one I haven't tried before.
Goal reached 2012. Starting again... and again...
Aunty Jam is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-27-2011, 04:53 PM   #7
Senior Member
yoyoma's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: New England
Posts: 1,877

S/C/G: 180/ticker/129 or so =)

Height: 5'6.5"


Hmm... wow that means I've lost more than my keeshond!

And I easily lose more than my pudgy hedgehog with just a good weigh-in, lol!
Earning the user name NoYoyoMa: success with Intermittent Fasting - One Meal A Day (IF/OMAD).

yoyoma is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-28-2011, 09:47 PM   #8
Strong is the new Pretty!
FitGirlyGirl's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Jacksonville, Arkansas
Posts: 2,237

S/C/G: 245/ticker/1??

Height: 5'2"


So far I have lost a decent size golden retriever.

I quit smoking on Oct. 20, 2008 Now I right and more.

FitGirlyGirl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-29-2011, 12:25 PM   #9
Senior Member
Aclai4067's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Nashville, TN
Posts: 2,559

S/C/G: 337.4/322/155

Height: 5'8


I lost a Murphy (that's a medium-size brown mutt)
Mini Goal 1- 5%

Aclai4067 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2011, 06:00 PM   #10
Senior Member
pnkrckpixikat's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: DFW Metroplex
Posts: 1,677

S/C/G: 295/see ticker/150

Height: 5'9


im like six pounds shy of loosing my fur baby Lacey, an 86lb lab huskey mix
Lowest Adult Weight: 202 ~ Oct 2012
pnkrckpixikat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-29-2011, 10:53 PM   #11
Senior Member
Jen516's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: California
Posts: 646

S/C/G: 295/tkr/195

Height: 5'9"


Ha! I never would have thought of it, but I've lost the equivalent of my largest dog -- a 75lb german shepard! I can't really pick her up easily and to think that I was carrying that around all the time! Great reminder!

My blog: http://bit.ly/jen516blog
Jen516 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2011, 06:41 PM   #12
Senior Member
Madame Souza's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: CA
Posts: 352

S/C/G: 286/153/155

Height: 5'9


I have guinea pigs and I think about how many pigs I have lost. I have lost about 25. I don't know where those 25 pigs would have fit on my body. They would be very squirmy.
Madame Souza is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2011, 08:27 PM   #13
Leveling Up
sontaikle's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: New York
Posts: 3,655

S/C/G: 200+/115/115

Height: 5'3"


I have a 13 pound Yorkie, so I've lost 3 and a half of her!

Goal Story & PicturesBlogPep Talk Blog
sontaikle is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2011, 09:36 PM   #14
Miraculous Amus Babus ;)
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: the great USA :)
Posts: 2,092

S/C/G: 271/217/140


What a cool, fun thread!

yoyoma- we had a keeshond too, may Barger Rest In Peace, and I have lost the equivalent of him, a small keeshond.
seabiscuit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-29-2011, 10:54 AM   #15
I choose me...
InsideMe's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Toronto Canada
Posts: 882

S/C/G: HW 265/SW 240/CW ticker/GW 150

Height: 5 Ft 3


Haha wow I never thought of it that way before! I've lost a female Airedale Terrier:


every 5lbs lost

Half-Way Progress Pics
InsideMe is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
What did you say "No" to today? MapleLeaf Chicks in Control 513 07-24-2010 10:27 AM
How did you do it? How are you doing it? daniela 100 lb. Club 19 02-06-2009 01:04 PM
Overwhelmed by amount to lose-too tired to even start-how did you? Truffle 300+ Club 45 09-01-2008 05:14 PM
What food did you love when you were overweight but now think is gross? paperclippy Living Maintenance 41 08-30-2007 04:28 PM

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:14 AM.

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2