How can you tell if your pet is overweight? Feel around the ribs and spine. You should be able to locate both, with only a thin layer of fat separating the skin from the bones. If you can’t find the ribs, spine and waist, your pet is likely storing too much body fat.
Sometimes being overweight is not just a matter of eating too much or not exercising enough. We will also check for:
Just like for people, obesity in pets can have potentially devastating consequences:
Please talk to us today about a plan for your pet. Our Registered Animal Health Technologist can provide practical support as you help your pet slim down to its ideal healthy size.