More than half of all cats and dogs in the U.S. — nearly 90 million pets — are either overweight or obese, according to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention (APOP). This epidemic includes an alarming increase in clinical obesity. In cats, the obesity rate climbed from 22% in 2009 to 28% in 2015. In dogs, the obesity rate rose from 9% in 2009 to 20% in 2015.¹
Feeding frustrations and pet weight problems are compounded in multi-pet environments. Learn More
Reference: 1. Association for Pet Obesity Prevention. Accessed December 16, 2016.
Percentage of pets that are overweight or obese in the U.S.
Hear about Dr. Troy Hexter’s motivation for developing the PortionPro Rx™ while a pet parent discusses her struggles with pet obesity and real pets interact with the feeder.