According to Petplan the pet health insurer, the 10 most common health problems in pets are:
- kidney disease
- kidney failure
- weight loss
Not sure quite what you’re meant to do with that information, but there you go.
Given that most pet owners are a bit slack about visiting the vet – apparently less than half of the UK’s pets get to see their vet just once a year - you might want to find out what the symptoms of the top 10 are so that you’ll recognise them if they happen to your pet.
Just a thought.
Oh and watch this space – we’ll be going over them for you in the next few weeks