Did Fido get too many table scraps over the holidays? Did Fluffy receive extra treats in her stocking this year? Regardless of how it happened, you realize your precious pet is carrying a little extra “fluff” and you would like to help them get back to a healthy weight. But where do you start?
Follow us for tips and tricks, as we delve into our 8-part series on weight loss.
Tip #1: The Veterinary Visit
The critical first step to any weight loss plan is a comprehensive physical exam. We cannot emphasize the importance of this enough! Time, effort, and money spent pursuing alternative avenues of weight loss may be wasted. So, do not pass “GO”, do not collect $200. Go. To. The. Vet.