In time, circumstances led to Peaches needing a new home, and thankfully Barnabei’s own family was able to take her in. They knew right away that, in order for her to live her best life, she’d need to slim down.
“Since then she’s been on diet food and a strict feeding schedule,” Barnabei told The Dodo. “[But] unfortunately, because of Peaches’ size, she has trouble cleaning herself.”
Peaches was uncomfortable being so uncleanly, and hence less willing to get the exercise she needed. With a few well-placed snips, however, that all changed.