Overweight People More Likely to Have Overweight Dogs

Posted on September 19, 2019 9:28 am
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A new study from the University of Copenhagen reports that the prevalence of overweight dogs is markedly larger among overweight owners than among normal-weight owners.

Part of the explanation lies in whether treats are used as training tools or “hygge-snacks”. It is the first major study on canine obesity in Denmark.

There’s a bit of truth to the saying “like owner, like dog”. This has now been confirmed by researchers. For the first time in Denmark, researchers have systematically investigated the factors related to our four-legged friends being overweight or obese. One

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