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Pet obesity on the rise over festive period

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Local charity urges owners to watch pets' weight

A local animal charity is warning about the rising problem of pet obesity over the festive period.

The ManxSPCA says a recent UK study has shown a 10% increase of animal weight gain in the last 12 months.

General Manager Juana Warburton explains some of the factors which contribute to this happening:

You can listen to a longer interview with Manx Radio's Alex Wotton here:

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