Food & Feeding
Is my pet overweight?
Did you know that OVER HALF of the dogs and cats in the U.S. are overweight or obese!?!
A "Healthy Weight" is more than just a number on a scale! Here are a few simple ways to determine whether your pet may be overweight:
"Body Condition Score" or BCS: This is the verbiage veterinarians use to determine whether a pet is at an ideal weight. Most vets use a scale of 1-9 with a 5 being an "ideal" score.
Check out the BCS scales below and then ask your vet what BCS they've assigned to YOUR pet!