12. March 2013
A number of pets around the world are suffering from bad diets that made them susceptible to sickness and death.
A study made by some of the top veterinarians around the world has shown that some of the dogs cats and rabbits are being fed ‘potentially life-threatening’ fatty foods which can lead to arthritis, diabetes and heart disease. The veterinarians said these diet made many of the pets obese which makes life difficult for these animals since they could not enjoy their usual routine of walking and playing.
The veterinary charity PDSA revealed that an estimated 18.5 million pets are fed inappropriate diets, some 13.5 million animals are ‘treated’ to fatty or sugary treats and junk food. The animals experts said many pets die early because of wrong diet and obesity. The experts said to make pets happy and live longer, the owners should make sure they eat the right kind of foods and live a healthy lifestyle. Read more »