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Device uses patented technology to help pets lose weight by controlling both portions and access. Eighty-seven percent of overweight pets lost weight during successful field trials. BURLINGTON, Conn., Feb. 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Research shows that pet obesity is the number-one chronic disease affecting pets, leading to serious health conditions that shorten pets’ lives. Vet Innovations announced today that the PortionPro

According to the Association for Pet Obesity Prevention, over half the dogs and cats in the U.S. are overweight or obese. Whether the result of overfeeding, a lack of exercise, or both, when our dogs and cats are overweight they become susceptible to serious health conditions that can harm their quality of life — and even shorten it altogether.

In 2011, science threw a curveball at Nicholas Dodman and Alice Moon-Fanelli. The two researchers were looking at bull terriers in hopes of finding the gene responsible for a debilitating behavior common in the breed. Up to 85 percent of any litter will compulsively chase their tails, sometimes to the point of savaging themselves or anyone who tries to interrupt