An estimated 60% of all cats in the U.S. are packing too many pounds. The consequences of this extra weight include increased risks from diabetes to urinary tract disease, as well as the possibility of a shorter lifespan.
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Here are the 8 things you should do in 2020 to help a cat lose weight:
- Before you do anything, talk to your vet
- Reduce your kitty’s caloric intake
- Don’t leave food out all-day
- Switch to wet food
- Amp up the playtime
- Go vertical
- Don’t give in to begging
- Provide plenty of water
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