Pot Bellies Are Only Cute on Pigs

This article, entitled "Pot Bellies Are Only Cute on Pigs," is presented by Banfield Pet Hospital.

We’ve all heard about the obesity epidemic affecting millions of Americans, but now, it’s showing up in our pets.

Consider this: Obesity in pets increases the risk for other diseases and conditions like diabetes and arthritis.

According to Banfield Pet Hospital’s 2012 State of the Pet Health Report, overweight and obesity have reached epidemic levels in dogs and cats. So, what is the solution? Pet parents can decrease their pets’ changes of developing obesity related diseases and conditions but it does take some educating about diet and exercise.

In the video below, TV's THE BIGGEST LOSER trainer Dolvett Quince explains how to get those extra pounds off your pooch.



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