REFERENCES AND FURTHER READING REFERENCES AND FURTHER READING

Edney, A.T.B. & Smith, P.M. (1986) Study of obesity in dogs visiting veterinary practices in the United Kingdom. Veterinary Record, 118, 391-6.

Mattheeuws, D., Rottiers, R., Kaneko, J.J. & Vermeulen, A. (1984a) Diabetes mellitus in dogs: relationship of obesity to glucose tolerance and insulin response. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 45, 98-103.

Mattheeuws, D., Rottiers, R., Baevens, D. & Vermeulen, A. (1984b) Glucose tolerance and insulin response in obese dogs. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association, 20, 287-93.

NRC (1985) Nutrient Requirements of Dogs, revised edn. National Academy of Sciences, Washington DC.

NRC (1986) Nutrient Requirements of Cats, revised edn. National Academy of Sciences, Washington DC.