1 April 2015

Canine and feline obesity: a One Health perspective

P. Sandøe, C. Palmer, S. Corr, A. Astrup, & C. R. Bjørnvad. Canine and feline obesity: A One Health perspective. Veterinary Record 175: 610-616. 2014


Recent years have seen a drastic increase in the rates of overweight and obesity among people living in some developed nations. There has also been increased concern over obesity in companion animals. In the latest article in Veterinary Record's series on One Health, Peter Sandøe and colleagues argue that the relationship between obesity in people and in companion animals is closer and more complex than previously thought, and that obesity should be treated as a One Health problem 

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