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Preventing Pet Obesity with Proper Nutrition

Preventing Pet Obesity with Proper Nutrition

The elements of a healthy lifestyle include a balance of proper nutrition, exercise and emotional well-being. Pet foods are formulated for the various stages of your pet’s life and management of various medical conditions. Proper nutrition through a lifetime provides...

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What Does A Healthy Weight Dog Look Like?

What Does A Healthy Weight Dog Look Like?

The Body Condition Score chart provides an overall view of the range of body types from very thin to obese. Veterinarians use this system—a scale from 1 – 9, with 1 being very underweight and 9 being very overweight—to help ensure that everyone who examines animals...

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How Pet Obesity Affects the Life of Your Pet

How Pet Obesity Affects the Life of Your Pet

The health effects associated with obesity are a top concern for pets today. As the obesity rates for dogs and cats continue to rise, the diagnosis of health problems linked to obesity increases too. There’s really no surprise when it comes to the negative effects...

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