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Exercise is additional component to in ensuring pet health and wellbeing. Regular exercise also strengthens your bond with your pet. A few examples of ways to keep your pet active and engaged include:
The calories cats and dogs need to consume daily to maintain their weight is far less than what people need. Healthy adult people generally should consume 2,000-2,500 calories per day. In comparison, according to the standard formula used to calculate the daily caloric needs of pets, an average 50-pound, adult neutered dog typically needs just under 1,000 calories daily. An average 10-pound, adult neutered cat needs around 220 calories each day.,
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