Obesity in Animals

Obesity in animals occurs when the weight of animal body is 20% greater than its optimal body weight. It is associated with metabolic and hormonal changes in the animal body. Approximately one in three veterinary patients is considered overweight and obese. Compared to non-obese animals, obese animals 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

Related Conference of Obesity in Animals

July 10- 11, 2018

19th World Obesity Congress

Bangkok, Thailand
August 24-25, 2018

20thGlobal Obesity Meeting


Dallas, Texas, USA
September 13-14, 2018

14th Euro Obesity and Endocrinology Congress

London, UK
September 21-22, 2018

17th World Congress on Obesity & Nutrition

Osaka, Japan
October 25-26, 2018

21st World Obesity Conference

Budapest, Hungary
November 29-30, 2018

International Conference on Obesity and Diet Imbalance

Bali, Indonesia

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