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A high quality, well-balanced diet is fundamental to your cat's health, but do you know why? Here are just a few illnesses commonly seen in cats that are directly affected by their diet. 1. Obesity Obesity is a nationwide epidemic...READ MORE
Arthritis is a common ailment affecting our pets today, especially middle-aged to senior dogs and cats. Like in people, one of the main contributors to arthritis in dogs and cats is excess weight putting stress on joints – and there is...READ MORE
Nutrition has an enormous impact on the health of our pets. But have you considered how it may affect their behavior as well? Here are three ways diet can directly impact your pet's behavior. 1. Feeding Times It's no longer...READ MORE
By Ashley Gallagher, DVM Arthritis is one of the most common ailments affecting middle aged to senior dogs and cats. It can be a source of chronic pain and negatively affect their quality of life. Also known as degenerative...READ MORE
Nutrigenomics Research Yields New Nutritional Therapies for Pets By Jennifer Coates, DVM New research is proving the truth behind the old adage, “You are what you eat.” At its most basic level, the idea...READ MORE
Weight Isn’t Just a Cosmetic Issue By Cheryl Lock According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP), 54% of the nation’s dogs and cats are overweight, and the founder of APOP, Ernie Ward, DVM, is really...READ MORE