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Obesity in dogs and cats – What to do about it
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Obesity in dogs and cats – What to do about it
In Part 1, we looked at the causes and adverse effects of obesity. In Part 2, we will discuss how to manage it. What should you do about an obese cat or an overweight dog?  Well, the mainstay of obesity management are we…
June 21, 2020 • 60 shares
Obesity – how do I know if my dog is obese or my if my cat is overweight?
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Obesity – how do I know if my dog is obese or my if my cat is overweight?
Obesity in pets is becoming a serious problem. No matter how cute they look and how much we love those ‘chunky’ dogs and cats too, obesity should not be trivialised. Obesity carries a huge range of health conditions and…
June 19, 2020 • 70 shares
Weighty Resolutions
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Weighty Resolutions
Do we have a suggestion for New Years Resolutions? Of course we do. I'd like to propose a New Year’s Resolution for almost ALL pet owners, whatever the pet. Whether they're thin, fat or average. It may surprise you......
January 1, 2020 • 29 shares
Beat the Bulge and Build the Bond
Cats
Beat the Bulge and Build the Bond
After a Christmas holiday of feasting and relaxation, I’m sure I’m not the only one who’s reluctant to face the bathroom scales this week…! After all, the British Nutrition Foundation reports that it’s disturbingly easy…
January 2, 2018 • 57 shares • 1 comments
News and Comment
Weigh-in Wednesdays
Help your pet’s health with the Friends for Life campaign and Weigh-in Wednesdays. 
 Pet owners are often not aware of any problems with their pets, but research has shown a shocking statistic that almost half the pets s…
August 7, 2013
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Fat pets: silently suffering due to their owners' "kindness"
Here's a paradox: the biggest cause of suffering in pet dogs may be people who believe that they love their pets the most. What am I talking about? Overfeeding and its consequence: obesity. Over a third of dogs in the UK…
September 24, 2012 • 6 comments
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