Management of obesity in cats
1 min to 5 min
Get to know Muffin, an obese, but otherwise healthy, adult cat
Meet Molly, an obese, but otherwise healthy, adult, large-breed dog.
Abnormal Body Condition
Obesity has many adverse impacts on pet health. Dietary therapy is a cornerstone of weight management in dogs and cats.
Obesity in dogs and cats: What is wrong with being fat?
Nutrition Conversation Tips
Watch Dr. Julie Churchill and Dr. Sarah Abood role-play a veterinarian’s conversation with a client who is unaware her dog Benny is obese.
Discussing this sensitive topic starts with the health and wellbeing of the pet in mind.
Watch Dr. Sarah Abood and Dr. Julie Churchill role-play a veterinarian’s conversation with a client who is reluctant to feed her overweight cat, Frank, a different diet or to eliminate his treats.
Excess Body Weight
Preventing and managing excess weight can help dogs and cats lead better, and importantly, longer lives.