Packing on the Pounds?

Animal obesity is a big problem in Ireland. The cause?

Overfeeding and Lack of Exercise

Health Risks For Overweight Pets

Cancer
Diabetes
Heart / Respiratory Disease
High Blood Pressure
Kidney Disease
Osteoarthritis
Decreased Life Expectancy
Ligament Injury

Need a quick, easy way to tell if your pet is overweight?

Tips to keep your pet in shape

When in doubt, consult your veterinarian!
Proper portions vary based on age, weight and activity level
Limit excessive treats, table scraps and snacks
Exercise daily (start slow if your pet is overweight)