Obesity in Animals

Obesity has increased in the last few decades, both in humans and in several animal populations. Obesity in animals starts when the weight of animal body becomes 20% greater than its optimal body weight. It is associated with hormonal and metabolic changes in the animal body. Approximately one in three veterinary patients is considered to be overweight and obese. When obese animals are compared to non-obese animals, they have a higher chance of osteoarthritis and diabetes mellitus, which also occur earlier in the life of the animal.

  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • Respiratory Distress
  • Reproductive Problems
  • Increased surgical and Anesthetic Risk
  • Decreased Quality and Length of Life

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November 29-30, 2018

International Conference on Obesity and Diet Imbalance

Bali, Indonesia
January 31, February 01, 2019

18th International Conference on Obesity, Diet and Nutrition

Paris | France
June 06-07, 2018

International Congress on Obesity & Nutrition

Philadelphuia, Pennsylvania USA
March 15-16, 2019

International Conference on Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery

Novotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia
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2nd World Obesity and Healthcare Congress

Rotterdam, Netherlands
June 21-22, 2019

21st Global Obesity Meeting

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