Links

Eleanor Raffan’s review article about companion animal obesity in the Veterinary Record can be downloaded as a pdf here.

The first GOdogs paper: validating the questionnaire we developed to test how dogs attitude to food varies, and initial findings. Full article free to read in PeerJ here.

Wellcome Trust article discussing how genes control human propensity towards obesity: The Anatomy of Appetite.

Alex German’s review in the Journal of Nutrition about Canine Obesity.

Good reviews on the genetics of human obesity, with particular reference to common and rare, early onset forms and the different genetic and mechanistic lessons learned.

You can download a body condition score chart here: Purina BCS Chart.