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8 Tips to Help Your Fat Cat Lose Weight

Tuesday, April 29, 2014  
Posted by: Emily Becker
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Are you living with a fat cat? According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (yeah, that’s really a thing) 57.6 percent of cats are obese. In many cases the difference between healthy weight and obesity can be just two or three pounds. That amount of extra weight might not be a big deal for humans, but on a cat, it can be devastating. Chronic feline obesity can lead to osteoarthritis, insulin resistance and Type 2 Diabetes, high blood pressure, heart and respiratory disease, and even cancer. On average, it shortens a cat’s life by about 2.5 years…

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