MSN on “What your fat pet is costing you”

Half of our dogs and cats are overweight, according to the latest Association for Pet Obesity Prevention study, and one in five is obese, with a body weight 30% or more above normal.

We may think our portly pets are cute, but vets tell us we’re setting them up for a host of weight-related diseases and conditions, including:

  • Arthritis and other joint problems.
  • Disc disease and other back problems.
  • Torn and ruptured ligaments.
  • Diabetes.
  • High blood pressure.
  • Kidney disease.
  • Liver inflammation.
  • Asthma.
  • Lipomas (fat tumors).

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