Obesity in Dogs and Cats

Duration: 07:28
Karen Shaw Becker, DVM · September 15, 2021

Course Description

The obesity epidemic in dogs and cats is still with us, even though most of us now realize that overweight animals are at higher risk of health problems. Why is this the case, and what can you do if your own dog or cat is on the heavy side?

Things to Learn

Learn the do’s and don’ts when it comes t feeding your pet. Dive into how animals become obese as well a few strategies to help get your animal companion fit and keep them healthy.

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About Instructor

Karen Shaw Becker, DVM

Veterinarian Dr. Karen Shaw Becker received her degree from the Iowa State College of Veterinary Medicine. She owns/operates Natural Pet Animal Hospital, Feathers Bird Clinic, TheraPaw Rehabilitation and Pain Management Clinic and Covenant Wildlife Rehabilitation in Illinois. She co-authored Real Food for Healthy Pets and hosts a holistic animal wellness website (mercolahealthypets.com)

3 Courses

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Course Includes

  • 1 Lesson
  • 1 Quiz
  • Course Certificate