NOW ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS! Contact us to book your pet's next appointment.
Our weight management program can help your pet maintain a healthy weight.
Being overweight can cause serious health problems, especially as pets age. With proper diet and exercise, all pets should be able to meet their dietary needs and be within a healthy weight range. As every pet is unique, diets should be customized for the pet and their lifestyle.
Maintaining a healthy weight is important as it prevents your pet from developing health issues that can shorten their lifespan. When your pet is overweight, it becomes more difficult for important organs like the heart, kidney, and liver to function. Due to their weight, your pet will also have less energy, so they can’t keep up with an active lifestyle. Overweight pets often develop:
Each pet is different, so it’s difficult to generalize. As their guardian, you may notice changes in their size and more fat in their belly area. The best way to know if your pet is overweight is to bring them to a veterinarian. Our team can tell the difference if your pet is overweight or obese. We consider your pet’s age, size, breed, and lifestyle to determine their healthy weight range. Once we know your pet’s ideal weight, we can create a plan to achieve and maintain it.
Taking your pet to the veterinarian is the first step to helping your pet lose weight. However, the journey to a healthy weight continues at home. You play a vital role in your pet’s weight loss. Here are some tips to give support to your pet:
We use 3 different types of cookies on our website. You can say which ones you're happy for us to use below.
These cookies do things like keep the website secure. They always need to be on.