Weight Watchers: Helping Pets Avoid Winter Weight Gain

VRVC_iStock_000014192263_Large (2)Winter is officially here, and the cooler temps, longer nights, and holiday season practically beg us to stay tucked under the blankets inside our warm homes. Combine the chilly weather with the abundance of delicious and calorie laden holiday food that adorns our tables starting in November, and it’s easy to see why many people put on extra weight during the winter.

Unfortunately, humans aren’t the only ones who suffer the ill effects of hibernation. Our pets tend to pack on weight just as quickly as we do during the cooler months, so it’s vitally important that we have a plan in place to protect our pets from winter pet weight gain. Continue…