Canine and feline obesity: a One Health perspective. Academic Article uri icon


  • Recent years have seen a drastic increase in the rates of overweight and obesity among people living in some developed nations. There has also been increased concern over obesity in companion animals. In the latest article in Veterinary Record 's series on One Health, Peter Sande and colleagues argue that the relationship between obesity in people and in companion animals is closer and more complex than previously thought, and that obesity should be treated as a One Health problem

published proceedings

  • Vet Rec

altmetric score

  • 50.6

author list (cited authors)

  • Sande, P., Palmer, C., Corr, S., Astrup, A., & Bjrnvad, C. R.

citation count

  • 67

complete list of authors

  • Sandøe, Peter||Palmer, Clare||Corr, Sandra||Astrup, Arne||Bjørnvad, Charlotte Reinhard

publication date

  • December 2014