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Our Fat Pets

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Dr. Deborah Linder was quoted in an article on pet obesity appearing in The New York Times on August 2, 2018. The piece includes her comments on how veterinarians assess whether or not an animal is overweight and also calls attention to the challenge of pet owners equating food with love when caring for their animals.

White and grey obese cat laying on its back on carpet

Why are so many of our pets overweight?

Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

The Conversation US Dr. Deborah Linder examines how our relationships and interactions with our pets may be contributing to their obesity in her piece for The Conversation US. Read full article here: https://theconversation.com/why-are-so-many-of-our-pets-overweight-85958

Collaborating For A Cure

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Veterinary and human cardiologists at Tufts make the case for studying a heart condition together to accelerate the pace of new treatments.

The Goodness of Grains

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Veterinary nutritionist Cailin Heinze weighs in on “grain-free” pet foods.

Top Five Nutrition Mistakes Pet Owners Make

Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

There’s a lot of information and misinformation on the internet about what to feed your pet. Avoid these top mistakes pet owners make to feed their pet.

How Do I Get My Picky Pet to Eat?

Thursday, March 16th, 2017

Dealing with picky pooches or finicky felines can make feeding your pets challenging. Check out our strategies for making meal time easier!