Written by experts from the UK, the USA and Switzerland, this book focuses on the major issues affecting the welfare of domestic cats. It covers behaviour, the human-cat relationship, and the impact of housing, disease, nutrition and breeding on welfare.Cats are obligate carnivores, with significantly different nutritional requirements from dogs and humans. ... and includes strategies to treat obesity, currently the most prevalent nutritional problem in pets in Western Europe and the United States.
|Title||:||The Welfare of Cats|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-04-17|