Cat Weight Management

The bigger the cat, the more to love, but overweight cats are more at risk for various health concerns — same goes for underweight cats. Get your feline's weight under control with some of our best advice.

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How to Help an Underweight Cat Gain Weight
Knowing the reason behind why your cat is underweight is the first step to helping her get healthy again.
Pet Obesity Is on the Rise-And Not Just Because of the Pandemic-According to New Study
New numbers from Banfield Pet Hospital show that its veterinarians have seen a massive increase in pets diagnosed as overweight or obese. And it wasn't just the pandemic to blame.
Top Food Choices to Help Cats Lose Weight
The best cat weight loss programs mix a veterinarian's advice with portion control and maybe even a new, special diet.
Is My Cat Too Fat? Here's What an Average Cat Should Weigh
Two feline veterinarians help us understand when a cat is at a normal weight and when he might need to cut back on the snacks.
8 Reasons Why Your Cat Is Losing Weight and What to Do
Sudden weight loss in a cat can be a sign of a serious medical issue.

More Cat Weight Management

Just How Often Should I Really Be Feeding My Cat?
Should your cat be on a feeding schedule or be allowed to graze all day? See how often you should feed your kitty as she grows and her nutritional needs change.
How Much Should I Really Feed My Cat?
Mealtime is important for all animals (humans included!) But knowing how much to feed your cat means considering several factors, including age, activity levels, and the nutrients they need.