Healthy weight, healthy pet

Just as in people, obesity is a growing problem in veterinary medicine. The prevalence of obesity within the general veterinary population is estimated to be around 25%. Contributing to the high prevalence of disease is the fact that many owners are not aware of the animal’s weight problem or minimize their obesity as a problem.

Read more from Dr. Stacey Contakos on how your pets' weight can have an impact of their overall health.


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