Obesity

Understanding Feline Obesity, Successful Interventions and Prevention

Author: 
Pritchard, Emily
Published: 
2015
Essay Description: 
Discusses the implications of the human-animal bond, societal perceptions of obesity and environmental factors for managing feline obesity.
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Obesity in Domestic Cats on the Rise

Author: 
Parker, Ellen
Published: 
2015
Essay Description: 
A discussion of human factors involved in the high prevalence of obesity in domestic cats.
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Canine obesity pandemic: Integrating the objective measurement of physical activity and the role of the human/companion-animal bond

Author: 
Mikhaleva, Natalia
Published: 
2014
Essay Description: 
Discusses the issue of canine obesity and explores the bond between animals and humans, its significance in perpetuating the problem and the role of veterinarians in controlling pet obesity.
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Owners' Attitudes to their Overweight and Obese Dogs: How the Veterinarian can Influence the Welfare of these Animals through Owner Education

Author: 
Yates, Kelly
Published: 
2013
Essay Description: 
Examines the factors contributing to companion animal obesity and the importance of educating owners about the health implications.
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Review of Risk Factors for Feline Obesity: Investigating factors that contribute to its frequency

Discusses possible ways of managing feline obesity, including education of owners and pet-food companies.

Author: 
Fredenburg, Caitlin
Published: 
2011
vein Essay ID: 
3246
Essay Description: 
Discusses possible ways of managing feline obesity, including education of owners and pet-food companies.
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Recent Advances in the Weight Management of Obese Cats

Discusses the many factors associated with obesity in cats, and highlights studies on prevention and treatment.

Author: 
Yao, Ye
Published: 
2010
vein Essay ID: 
3232
Essay Description: 
Discusses the many factors associated with obesity in cats, and highlights studies on prevention and treatment.
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Canine Obesity and its Welfare Implications

Animal Welfare Essay: Canine Obesity and its Welfare Implications

Author: 
Koh, Bee Sze
Published: 
2007
vein Essay ID: 
2855
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Animal Welfare Essay: Canine Obesity and its Welfare Implications
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