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How to Prevent Obesity in Pets

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How to Prevent Obesity in Pets

Like humans, pets can become obese and develop excess body fat, which can lead to serious health problems, such as diabetes or degenerative joint disease. Studies have found that the lifespan of overweight dogs was up to two and a half years shorter, on average, when compared to ideal-weight dogs. Weight gain in pets is often a result of overfeeding and lack of exercise.   Here are a few tips in order to prevent obesity and provide your fur baby with the highest quality of life and increase their life span. Limit Between-Meal Snacks: Dogs get a lot of calories...

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