07 Jan 2014
January 7, 2014
- Over 50% of this country's dogs and cats are overweight or obese.
- Last year, VPI policyholders filed more than $34 million in claims for conditions that can be caused or complicated by excess weight.
- For cats, being 2 pounds heavier than normal and for dogs, 5 lb of extra weight puts them at risk for developing serious medical conditions.
- It is relatively easy for us to understand that meals add to calorie intake, but don't forget treats-a premium pig ear has the same calorie content as six 12oz colas.