LIVE: Nutrition’s Role in Protecting Your Pet Against DiseaseBy Speaker: Dr. Rowan Milner • Published: March 17th, 2012
Category: Animal Airwaves
Live Edition: Animal Airwaves—Live is an hour-long call-in show that airs between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturdays on WUFT-FM in Gainesville. The show features faculty members from the UF Veterinary Hospitals who address a variety of topics relating to pet health care, including companion animals, exotic pets and horses.
Proper nutritional management is essential for your pet to remain healthy and active. Nutrition plays an important role in influencing your pet’s susceptibility to a variety of disease, including cancer. Dr. Rowan Milner, a veterinary oncologist, will share information about why this is the case, the role and efficacy of nutritional supplements, and what pet owners should know about the relationship between diet and disease.