Dog and Cat Food Nutrition / Pet Food News
on March 13, 2019

Infographic: Dog and cat obesity rates steady in 2018

APOP survey statistics for 2018 suggest that an estimated 56 million cats and 50 million dogs are overweight or obese in the U.S.

The obesity rate among dogs and cats in the United States remained high in 2018, at similar rates to the previous year. In the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention’s (APOP) annual survey results, veterinarians classified 33.8 percent of cats and 18.9 percent of dogs as obese in 2018. They…

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