The Dangers of Obesity
By Dr. Wendy Brooks and the VIN
A common justification for over-feeding
treats is that a pet deserves a higher quality of life as a trade off for longevity. While this might on some level make sense (after all, a pet munching on a treat is certainly getting a great deal of satisfaction from doing so), the other consequences do not make for higher life quality in the big picture. Click here to learn about some problems that obese animals must contend with while they are enjoying their treats and table scraps.
Determining the correct diet for your pet can be tricky. Contact us at the clinic to make an appointment to discuss an appropriate diet plan for your pet to ensure they are eating the correct amount of calories.