Alison Sweeney Kicking off the Million Pound Pledge
NBC’s Biggest Loser show host Alison Sweeney and Hill’s Pet Nutrition hosted a May event in New York City’s Union Square to kick-off the Science Diet Million Pound Pledge — a national call-to-action to help the estimated 54 percent of overweight or obese dogs and cats in the United States shed pounds and live a healthy, happy lifestyle.
The winners of the PetFit Challenge, Jacob & “Buddy” and Yiliana & “Sofi,” were invited to the event to meet Alison Sweeney, host of “The Biggest Loser” television show and given the opportunity to choose from a variety of food bowls to win a prize hidden under the bowl they chose " a $10,000 check each!
Buddy Sniffs Out His Winning Prize With Some Help from His Owner Jacob of Jefferson City, MO
For videos on Jacob & Yiliana & their pets’ weight loss, click here.
To participate in the Million Pound Pledge, owners can visit www.petfit.com and pledge to help their pet lose weight. All participating pet owners will receive a “Try Me Free” rebate for a Science Diet® weight management food of their choice " redeemable at PetSmart® " and gain access to interactive weight loss tools to track their pet’s success.
Alison Sweeney presents winning supersized $10,000 checks to Jacob & Yiliana.