Investigation of relationships between body weight and age among domestic cats stratified by breed and sex.

  title={Investigation of relationships between body weight and age among domestic cats stratified by breed and sex.},
  author={Adam J Campigotto and Zvonimir Poljak and Elizabeth A Stone and Deborah Stacey and Theresa Marie Bernardo},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  volume={255 2},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate mean body weight (BW) over the lifespan of domestic cats stratified by breed and sex (including reproductive status [neutered vs sexually intact]). ANIMALS 19,015,888 cats. PROCEDURES Electronic medical records from veterinary clinics in the United States and Canada from 1981 to 2016 were collected through links to practice management software programs and anonymized. Age, breed, sex and reproductive status, and BW measurements and measurement dates were recorded. Data… 
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