Survey shows obesity in dogs and cats is a growing epidemic

March 09, 2020 Top tips to control weight gain as survey shows 60 per cent of dogs and 40 per cent of cats are overweight Obesity in dogs and cats is a growing epidemic with almost 60 per cent of dogs and 40 per cent of cats overweight according to a recent study*. This leads to reduced life expectancy and a litany of unhealthy conditions including heart disease and diabetes in animals. Petmania Ireland conducted a nationwide survey held throughout December and January...

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Just 40 Percent of Irish Dogs Get Enough Exercise

Feb 06, 2019 Petmania’s free lifestyle programme for healthier pets is back [03.02.2019] Now in its third year and having helped thousands of dogs and cats from across the country with healthier lifestyles, Petmania’s Operation TransPAWmation is back. The free programme, available nationwide, is educating pet parents on how they can look after their pets health and wellbeing. With 1 in 3 Irish dogs being overweight, a nationwide survey by the specialist pet retailer of almost 500 respondents has revealed that it remains the number one...

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Petmania Launch Operation TransPAWmation

Jan 22, 2018   One in three Irish dogs and almost 40 percent of cats are now overweight At a time of year when many people are revitalising their own health and fitness regimes, Petmania are encouraging pet parents to take note of their dog’s and cat’s wellbeing and weight. The family owned chain of stores launched their ‘Operation TransPAWmation’ initiative which will take place in 12 locations nationwide from now until February 25th. The country’s leading specialist pet retailer say that one in...

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Operation TransPAWmation

Mar 07, 2017   One in three dogs are overweight – is yours? This is the question being asked by Petmania this week as they launch Operation TransPAWmation in stores across the country. Aimed at encouraging pet owners to think about their dog’s overall health and wellbeing, Petmania remind us that being overweight can have a serious negative impact on our dog’s health, with over weight dogs being more at risk of illnesses like Type 2 Diabetes, Heart & Respiratory Illness, Kidney Disease,...

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