Why Some Pets Remain Overweight
By Patty Khuly, VMD
As if it’s not already tough enough to discuss weight loss, veterinarians get treated to a range of excuses for why their pets are tipping the scales. Broaching the "o" subject is itself an adventure, one which is commonly met with defensive postures, nervous laughs or just plain disdain.
So you can appreciate what veterinarians are up against. Here are the top ten rejoinders to my appeals for weight loss in pets.