The Biggest Hurdle in Helping Pets Lose Weight

January 20, 2018

For veterinary team members, an important step in helping animals lose weight is having pet owners recognize when their animals are overweight.

For veterinary team members, an important step in helping animals lose weight is having pet owners recognize when their animals are overweight. Martha Cline, DVM, DACVN, clinical veterinary nutritionist at Red Bank Hospital in New Jersey, says because there is such a high population of pets suffering from obesity, the perception of animals with excess weight has become skewed.