Does your pet always eat as if they’re ravenous? While we might think they are just enthusiastic eaters, what does an overly zealous appetite mean and what can you do to slow your pet down at the bowl?
The idea of measuring your pet's food seems pretty straightforward, right? Just scoop it out and serve! In general, that idea is right, but if you're not careful it can lead to variation in the amount of food your pet gets at each meal and unintentionally result in weight gain and other problems.
Maintaining a healthy weight is important for your pet's lifelong health. We'll discuss some general ways to tell if your pet is overweight and how you can help them become more fit.
Treats are a fun way of bonding with your pet but too many can cause your pet to become overweight. Knowing about the general calorie content of your pet's favorite treats can make treating part of a fun and healthy nutritional plan.