WVC 91st Annual Conference
Current reports tell us that up to 60% of our pets are overweight and obese in the United States. Other surveys tell us one in four dogs are affected with osteoarthritis. In clinical practice the overweight/obese dog with osteoarthritis is common and their immediate and long-term management is difficult. Establishing a “joint effort” between the veterinary team and pet parents and integrating nutrition into your treatment plan will improve patient outcomes.