Pet obesity is also on the rise, with the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention reporting that around 53% of dogs and 58% of cats are obese.
Adults are currently battling an obesity plague these days, but our inactivity can have dire results for our pets, as well.
If we could ask our dogs the one place they would like to be, the answer would probably be right by our side.
We’re heading into the winter months, and while we don our warmest clothing and reach for hot drinks to keep warm, it’s important not to neglect our pets during this time of year.
Many people inadvertently put their pets in danger by allowing them to access household staples that bare no harm to humans.