Author: Pritchard, Emily Published: 2015 Description: Discusses the implications of the human-animal bond, societal perceptions of obesity and environmental factors for managing feline obesity.
Author: Parker, Ellen Published: 2015 Description: A discussion of human factors involved in the high prevalence of obesity in domestic cats.
Canine obesity pandemic: Integrating the objective measurement of physical activity and the role of the human/companion-animal bond
Author: Mikhaleva, Natalia Published: 2014 Description: Discusses the issue of canine obesity and explores the bond between animals and humans, its significance in perpetuating the problem and the role of veterinarians in controlling pet obesity.
Owners’ Attitudes to their Overweight and Obese Dogs: How the Veterinarian can Influence the Welfare of these Animals through Owner Education
Author: Yates, Kelly Published: 2013 Description: Examines the factors contributing to companion animal obesity and the importance of educating owners about the health implications.
Author: Fredenburg, Caitlin Published: 2011 Description: Discusses possible ways of managing feline obesity, including education of owners and pet-food companies.
Author: Yao, Ye Published: 2010 Description: Discusses the many factors associated with obesity in cats, and highlights studies on prevention and treatment.
Author: Koh, Bee Sze Published: 2007 Description: Animal Welfare Essay: Canine Obesity and its Welfare Implications