It's sad but true, American pets are facing an
obesity epidemic. 1/3 of all cats and dogs in this country are overweight or obese. Fat pets
are the most common condition that vets see. Overweight pets suffer from diabetes and joint disease. Vets say the sedentary lifestyle and the fatty foods given to them by their owners are the main causes. Cutting back on the calories can keep your pet around a little longer and can improve the quality of its life. To keep your pet at a healthy weight, control its food portions and get your dog or cat off the couch and playing more!