Weight Management

Weight Clinic

It is thought that over 45% of dogs and 32% of cats are overweight.  Lack of exercise, improper diet and too many treats are the most common reasons for pets being overweight.

Your pet may be among the growing number of animals that risk having a shortened life expectancy, disease and numerous other health problems related to being overweight.

OVERWEIGHT PETS ARE MORE LIKELY TO SUFFER FROM:

  • A Shortened life span
  • Liver and Heart Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Diabetes
  • Breathing difficulties

As a pet owner you are in the best possible position to keep your pet at an ideal weight.  Selecting the right food and correct feeding portions in accordance with your pet’s energy requirements is something we can help you with at the Springwood Veterinary Clinic.

Do not hesitate to speak to one of our nurses if you have any questions about your pets weight management.

YOU OWE IT TO YOUR BEST FRIEND TO HELP KEEP THEM FIT AND HEALTHY.

Call the Clinic on 02 4751 1888 and ask to speak to Carolyn to for a free weight check appointment or just pop in to check the weight of your pet.