What to Feed Your Overweight Pet

DOGS

MODERATELY OVERWEIGHT

  • Feed Science Diet Light or any name brand Light food (Iams, Nutro, etc)
  • (Science Diet is actually the lowest in fat)

MODERATELY OVERWEIGHT, VERY OVERWEIGHT OR OBESE DOGS

  • Feed Hill’s R/D (reducing diet)
  • Purina CNM/OM (obesity management)
  • Eukanuba Restricted Calorie

Treats for overweight dogs

  • Fresh fruits (except grapes) NOTE: too much fruit can cause diarrhea in some dogs
  • Vegetables (carrots may be given whole or cut into small bits)
  • CNM/OM Biscuits (moderate amount)
  • Lean Treats, only 6 calories a piece, made with real skinless chicken (moderate amount)

ABSOLUTELY NO TABLE SCRAPS AT ALL !!!!!!!!

CATS

MODERATELY OVERWEIGHT CATS

  • Feed Science Diet Light or any name brand light food (Iams, Nutro, etc)
  • (Science Diet is actually the lowest in fat)

MODERATELY OVERWEIGHT, VERY OVERWEIGHT OR OBESE CATS

  • Hill’s R/D (reducing diet)
  • Purina CNM-OM (obesity management)
  • Eukanuba Restricted Calorie

Treats for overweight cats

  • Many cats will eat fruit and/or vegetables NOTE: MOST CAT AND DOG TREATS THAT YOU BUY AT THE PET STORE OR GROCERY STORE ARE HIGH IN SUGAR, FAT, AND SALT

If your pets are overweight, please bring them to our Sunnyvale veterinarian today. We’ve helped countless animals throughout Sunnyvale, CA, and the surrounding communities. For more information give us a call today and we will give you our expert advice!

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