Free On-Demand Webinar brought to you by Hill’s Pet Nutrition USA – Clinical Series

Beating the Obesity Beast

Dr. Rachel Kurzbard

March 13, 2023


1 Hr of RACE CE approved


Approved for 1 hour of NYSED credit


Obesity is increasingly common in companion dogs and cats. More than benign adipose tissue deposition, obesity exacerbates numerous disease processes and can negatively impact pets’ quality and length of life. This presentation will outline implementation of weight loss plans, and includes tips for improving owner compliance and strategies for obesity prevention.

When is it?

Note: This webinar is being recorded. If you are unable to attend the live lecture, a link to the recording will be shared with you a few days following the lecture.

About the Speaker

Dr Rachel Kurzbard


Small Animal Clinical Nutrition Clinician with strong interests in communication, owner education, and the human-animal bond. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Western University of Health Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine. Masters in Animal Biology with focus on nutrition and immunity from University of California, Davi. She enjoys working on cases with multiple concurrent conditions, assisted feeding plans, critical care nutrition, and weight loss plans.

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